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PVM1870SM1SS General Electric Microwave - Overview

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$5.23

Halogen Light Bulb - 120V 20W

Sold individually.

$6.62

FUSE

$8.54

Glass Light Lens

$8.54

Glass Turntable Coupler

This part accepts a D-shaped motor shaft.

$19.43

Secondary Door Switch

$42.29

Grease Filter

This metallic vent hood filter collects grease particles in the air from cooking. Sold individually.

$92.70

Glass Cooking Tray

$106.79

Grille - Stainless Steel

$33.11

Diode

This part allows power to go one way only.

$5.77

Rack Holder

Sold individually.

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Microwave completely stopped working

  • Customer: Kim from Cliffside Park NJ
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 263 of 345 people found this instruction helpful
Turned out the issue was easily solved by replacing a single, inexpensive fuse.

First off, UNPLUG THE MICROWAVE.

The fuse is located under the plastic grill at the top of the microwave. It's held on by two screws. Once you've removed the screws and taken off the plastic grill, you go to the right side of the microwave and remove an... read more

Lens cracked and bulbs burned out

  • Customer: Mark from GRAND BLANC MI
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 91 of 118 people found this instruction helpful
First I removed the single screw holding the lens assembly in place. Then I lowered the assembly and tilted it until it came out. To remove the existing cracked glass lens there were four tabs bent down on it. By hand I lifted each tab just enough to remove the broken lens. I then replaced the broken lens with the new one and re-bent the tabs down by han... read more

light worked, timer and control pad worked, but no turntable, no heat, no noises of any sort, just didn't start up

  • Customer: Marla from Arlington TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 62 of 73 people found this instruction helpful
Noted on partselect.com that someone else with this problem, found it to be secondary door switch. There are three door switches in this model, but online info noted that one of the three might feel "soft" (in my case, one switch clicked in a rather "jiggly" way, the other two were strong decisive clicks.) To access the door switches on this model was the ... read more