Bulb separated from base, leaving base in socket. Unable to remove base without damaging socket.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Danny From Zebulon, NC

Jan 16, 2014

Removed 5 phillip screws from bottom plate of microwave oven to lower the plate and gain access to the socket. Then, removed screw(s) attaching socket to the oven. Installed socket, and secured the bottom plate of the oven with screws removed previously.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Light Socket - 250V 75W

Part Number: PS230544

In Stock