light socket crumbling apart

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave

ModelJVM1660BB005

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Mike From Buford, GA

Sep 02, 2012

Unplugged microwave before doing anything.Removed 6 screws holding the bottom of the microwave on. Disconnected 1 wire connector connecting the light sockets.Removed 1 screw on each socket to remove and install new socket. Reconnect the 1 wire connector and reinstall the 6 screws holding the bottom of the microwave on. Removed 1 screw holding the glass lens in place on each light and installed 1 bulb in each and reinstall 1 screw in each lens. Replug power cord. DONE !!

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Light Socket - 250V 75W

Part Number: PS230544

$11.54
In Stock