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JE1160BD02 General Electric Microwave - Overview

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Sections of the JE1160BD02 [Viewing 1 of 1]


Cooking Tray

This tray rotates in your microwave ensuring more even temperatures.


Light Bulb and Socket

This light bulb is sold with the socket. The bulb is 120V and 25W.


Thermostat Cavity


Turntable Motor





This part is used to generate microwave energy/heat.


Micro Switch


Turntable Guide with Rollers

This microwave turntable guide is located under the glass turntable. It is made of plastic, and comes with rollers.




Primary/Secondary Switch

This is one switch - appliance would need 2.

Common Symptoms of the JE1160BD02 [Viewing 1 of 25]

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Original lamp burned out.

  • Customer: Rudy from Huntington IN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 39 of 48 people found this instruction helpful
After looking up on the computer a schematic of the unit, all that was needed was removing four screws to remove the top and side cover which was one piece.
Next was removal of electrical connection to burned out lamp, then removing burned out lamp and installing the new lamp and reconnecting electrical connection.
Job was complete after reinsta... read more

Microwave oven was completely dead.

  • Customer: CHARLES from LAKE ARIEL PA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 16 of 22 people found this instruction helpful
Continuity checks showed the flame sensor was open. Schematic notes it opens at 217 degrees and closes at 30 degrees. Removed sensor and placed in freezer for twenty minutes. Tested sensor and it was now closed, reinstalled and microwave worked normally. Ordered new sensor in case the original is operating at too low a temperature. read more

The display was off and no buttons were working

  • Customer: Michael from Astoria NY
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 14 of 19 people found this instruction helpful
I took the cover off and followed the electric current to see if it got as far as the display.
I did not get past the thermostat shut off where the current stoped. I jumped the thermostat and the unit worked. The part was so inexpensive that I decided to replace it rather than try and freeze the old one in hopes of "reseting" it. read more