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FGBM185KBA Frigidaire Microwave - Overview

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$20.15

Grease Filter

If you are having trouble cleaning out your grease filter, or if it is damaged to the point of no return, maybe it is time to replace it. The grease filter is a ventilator that tra...

$31.29

Relay Switch

The relay switch may also be known as the door micro switch and is a part for your microwave. The function of this part is to monitor the door latch and communicate whether the door latch is open or closed to the electronic control board. Before making this repair, you will want to make sure to unplug your microwave and discharge the capacitor. Your microwave capacitor is able to store electricity in large quantities even after it has been unplugged. The most common reason for replacing your relay switch is if the microwave will not turn on but your timer still runs..

$16.44

Light Bulb - 20W

This 20-watt lightbulb is most commonly found in the microwave. The lightbulb brightens the interior of the microwave while it is running so you can keep an eye on the food while i...

$6.48

SCREW

$28.22

DAMPER ASSEMBLY

This is an exhaust damper assembly for a microwave, which is also known as a microwave vent damper. The damper directs air flow through the vent duct from the top or rear of your m...

$59.99

Glass Cooking Tray

The glass tray, used in a microwave, holds food plates and containers on it. The glass tray, also known as a turntable, rotates when the microwave is heating up food to ensure the plate of food is evenly heated. If your glass tray is broken, shattered, or is not rotating when heating, it is best to replace it for better heating results. The tray has dimensions of 33 x 35.6 x 2.5 cm and weighs 455 grams. Refer to the manual provided by the manufacturer for installation instructions and guidance.

$34.09

Mounting Hardware Kit

$28.98

Door Latch Spring

The microwave door latch spring creates tension, and engages the door latch when the door is closed. This spring is made completely of metal, and is approximately 1 inch long. If your microwave door will not open or close properly, the microwave will not start. You may need to remove the control panel to gain better access to where the spring attaches, so make sure the power is disconnected from the microwave. This part is sold individually. NOTE: Remember to discharge the capacitor for your microwave before beginning this repair. The capacitor can hold a potentially lethal charge even when the power has been disconnected from the microwave itself.

$14.96

COVER

$11.54

FILTER

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Timer would run but the microwave won't start

  • Customer: Tim from Chicago, IL
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 69 of 107 people found this instruction helpful
I first removed the top plate above the microwave door (3 screws), then I removed the plate containing the buttons and clock. The microwave has 3 relay switches and they are in a little holder. The holder was too difficult to remove so I just removed the bottom switch and replaced. The microwave started right up. read more

microwave wouldn't turn on but timer worked.

  • Customer: Steve from Moorhead, MN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 29 of 44 people found this instruction helpful
was told buy a repair person to check the door micro switches as it was a common problem. removed the top plastic air grill to get access to the screw that holds in place the control cover. After unplugging the unit, i took out the (2) screws that held in the switches and removed them (3). One switch was a bit melted so i tested it with a 12 volt battery and... read more

Microwave would count down but not run

  • Customer: Betty from Kimball, TN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 25 of 39 people found this instruction helpful
After unplugging the unit remove the control face buy removing the screws. All three door switchs are on a bracket on the left. Remove the two screws holding the bracket in place and pull out. Disconnect the wires from the three switches and test each switch indivually to determine the bad one. I used a multimeter set on ohms.Replace the bad switch with the ... read more