power fuse blew and stirrer drive belt failed

ApplianceWhirlpool Microwave


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

martin From glendale, AZ

Aug 10, 2012

This is a 1988 vintage microwave oven. I'm very relieved to have parts still available. The stirrer drive belt tore. I suspect dry rot, as I did this exact repair back in 2005.You simply remove the cover, replace the belt [easy] on top, and replace the blown fuse. While the oven cover is off blow out all accumulated dust and wipe/clean all areas that have a build up of dirt/crud. I purchased this microwave oven in 1988 and is very dependable.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Round Style Stirrer Drive Belt

Part Number: PS336509

In Stock

Cooking Rack Support Clip

Part Number: PS337007

In Stock