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SMH8165ST/XAA Samsung Microwave - Instructions

All installation instructions for SMH8165ST/XAA parts

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All Instructions for the SMH8165ST/XAA
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Door did not stay latched

  • Customer: Dianne from Danville VT
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
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After removing the door from the OTR microwave, we slid out the old latch, slid in the new, & reattached the spring. Replaced the door & DONE.

Door latch broken

  • Customer: Susan from Pecatonica IL
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Used a putty knife to take off the edging inside the door to have access to the latch. Put the new part in and attached the spring. Replaced the edging and job was complete.

The door on microwave would not stay shut.

  • Customer: Cynthia M. from Edison NJ
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Called Maytag regarding the latch. Was told I had to order an entire new door that would cost around $170 before shipping and handling. Went on partselect and foundt he part for $2.02. Big difference in price. Very easy to install. Hardest part was getting the spring back on. Would definitely recommend to friends.

Microwave cooking tray cracked

  • Customer: Marilou from Sylmar CA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
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We just order the tray and basically replaced it with the new one we ordered. It fits perfectly. Very happy with the purchase.

no power

  • Customer: Glenn from Pedricktown NJ
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
took THERMOSTAT;NT-101NA,250 out and put THERMOSTAT;NT-101NA,250 in so easy got the part in LESS 19 HRS

door latch broke off

  • Customer: Matt from Oswego IL
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 0 of 0 people found this instruction helpful
Use knife to peel back molding around latch openings. Pull down on plastic latch part, pull out bottom and tilt up to remove broken part from spring. Tilt top of new part inward and connect tab to spring. Push in bottom of latch and snap. Replace the molding by pushing all around the door frame.

DOOR LATCH BROKEN - DOOR DID NOT CLOSE

  • Customer: BRUCE from LA QUINTA CA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
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GOT PART FROM YOU IN ONE DAY - GREAT- WATCHED UTUBE VIDEO ON REMOVING MOLDING AND REINSTALLING. VIDEO WAS LONGER THAN TIME TO FIX ALL NEED TO DO WAS REMOVE MOLDING AND INSTALL THE DOOR LATCH - IT IS MADE OF PLASTIC WITH A HOOK ON WHICH TO ATTACH SPRING. HOOK BREAKS AND THEREFORE DOOR DOES NOT CLOSE
All Instructions for the SMH8165ST/XAA
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