When opening door the microwave would turn on.

ApplianceGeneral Electric Microwave

ModelJES1451DN1BB

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Clarence From Rocky Ridge, OH

May 18, 2014

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Watched How to repair a Microwave that turns on when the door is opened Video on the web. From this took a shot at the switch was the problem. When I removed the switch it was defective. The small button was in and when you turned the switch upside down the button would drop back into position. Ordered a switch for $25.oo , installed it and the microwave is working fine.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Secondary Door Switch

Part Number: PS237421

$19.43
In Stock