Socket cracks and goes brittle from heat from bulb.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Thomas From Deltona, FL

Sep 26, 2007

45 out of 50 people found this instruction helpful

Unplugged the microwave first, then removed the screws that hold the cover in place. This gives easy access to the socket. Remove the screws that hold the socket in, unplug old socket, replace with new one and you are back in the light again.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Light Socket - 250V 75W

Part Number: PS230544

In Stock