Microwave door handle broken

ApplianceKenmore Microwave

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Greg From Brighton, MI

Apr 07, 2013

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After trying to bend parts that do not bend I realized you need to remove the plastic gasket around perimeter of microwave door but leave it loosely hanging on (pry off with screwdriver) With the gasket removed you can fit the door on and the snap the gasket back in place before closing and testing. The door was a perfect fit, it works great. The door will not go on until you remove or bend back that gasket. It's not obvious how or where to remove but just put a screwdriver in there and you'll feel it pop out and it snaps right back in after assembly..

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Assembly

Part Number: PS979712

$94.44
In Stock