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72179153010 Kenmore Microwave - Overview

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$5.72

Switch,Micro

The door switch, often referred to as a primary interlock switch, provides power to the various components in the microwave when the door is in a closed position, and interrupts po...

$5.72

Switch,Micro

This micro-switch is designed for use in your microwave. The function of this part is to monitor the door latch position and communicate to the electronic control board whether the latch is open or closed. If your microwave does not provide heat, or will not start properly, you may need to replace the micro-switch. This part is approximately 1 inch in length and 3/4-inch in width. It is made of black plastic with two metal prongs. This is an OEM part sourced directly from the manufacturer. This part is sold individually. Be sure to disconnect the microwave from the power source before you begin this repair.

$36.00

Glass Cooking Tray

This tray rotates in your microwave ensuring more even temperatures.

$5.72

Fuse,Time Delay

The fuse-time delay may also be known as a line fuse or a microwave fuse, and it is a piece for your microwave. The function of this part is to shut off the microwave if there is a power surge, in order to protect your microwave from damage. You should consider having a service technician install this part as the high-voltage capacitors in a microwave can contain a very harmful electrical charge, even when the microwave is unplugged and has been inactive for some time. The tools that would be needed to complete this installation include a Phillips screwdriver, an insulated screwdriver, and a pair of pliers.

$4.98

THERMOSTAT

$4.35

Spring

$11.85

Shaft,Turntable

$4.35

Screw,Tapping

$113.99

Magnetron

$6.84

Lever

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Microwave would not rotate or heat up food.

  • Customer: Joshua from WHITE LAKE, MI
  • Difficulty: Very Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 11 of 12 people found this instruction helpful
After watching a few youtube videos, I used a phillips SD to take controll pannel off to access the switches that sense when microwave door is closed. Swapped out all 3 switched and mocrowave works like new. $20 fix (shipping included) read more

everything worked except it wouldnt cook

  • Customer: Joseph from N VERSAILLES, PA
  • Difficulty: Very Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 3 of 4 people found this instruction helpful
tested all 3 of the door switche for continuity, the top switch was faulty, replaced it,for approx $4.00 and saved a $350 dollar microwave. read more

The part is missing when i move.

  • Customer: Hector from AMSTERDAM, NY
  • Difficulty: Very Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful
Only use the hand. read more