stove Lights on bottom of microwave burned out and glass cover broke

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave

Model

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Andrew From Park Ridge, IL

Jan 30, 2010

1 out of 3 people found this instruction helpful

Just unscrewed the screw holding the cover in place, removed the broken glass wearing gloves and then removed both of the burned out lights. Replaced the bulbs while wearing gloves to avoid the commone problem of contaminating the halogen bulbs during installation which can shorten their life. Replaced glass into cover bent back short tabs to hold the glass in place and closed the cover. Reattached cover with screw and it was done 15 minutes tops

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Glass Light Lens

Part Number: PS247275

$8.54
In Stock

Halogen Light Bulb - 120V 20W

Part Number: PS2351821

$5.23
In Stock