The microwave would not turn on - no clock or power

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Robert From Medford, NY

Apr 16, 2011

5 out of 8 people found this instruction helpful

It pays to troubleshoot a broken appliance before thinking about buying a new one. I removed the cover and found the manufacturer's circuit and troubleshooting diagrams inside. The fuse was good, next in line was the flame sensor. Meter showed it was open, so I knew that was it. Disconnect the wires and screw, replace part, replace cover. DONE! I knew I had the right part from the pictures on PartSelect's web site. Total cost under $20 compared to ten times that for a new one. Had the part in two days.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Thermostat Cavity

Part Number: PS239710

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