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Charcoal Filter – Part Number: 8206230A
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Charcoal Filter

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PartSelect Number PS1871363

Manufacturer Part Number 8206230A

Manufactured by Whirlpool

The charcoal filter in your microwave is designed to improve air circulation and eliminate odors while cooking. If the exhaust fan on your microwave is not working, you may need to replace your charcoal filter. This charcoal filter is located within the intake grille of your microwave, which will need to be unscrewed and opened to gain access to the filter. The manufacturer recommends that you change your charcoal filter every six months. This filter measures 5 inches by 5.375 inches by 0.375 inches. Be sure to measure your current filter to assure correct replacement. This product is sold individually.

This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Maytag, Amana, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Estate, Roper

This part works with the following products: Microwave

This part fixes the following symptoms: Exhaust fan not working

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Average Repair Rating: 4.8 / 5.0, 8 reviews What's this?
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Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
Richard from San Antonio, TX
Mounting brackets are fragile and plastic support is easily broken
Replaced the intake grille. The grille should be removed prior to cleaning. The entire part is plastic and easily broken so that the two tabs for the mounting screws are shattered and will not hold the part in place. If one attempts to clean the grille using only a moderate amount of pressure with a cloth the fragile plastic will break. The part is poorly designed. When the vent is removed to replace the charcoal filter, one may discover that the grille has already been broken in a previous cleaning operation.

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Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
RUSSELL from RICHMOND HTS, OH
Top plastic grill discolored
removed old grill with screwdriver and added new one

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11 of 18 people found these instructions helpful
Parts Used:
  • Charcoal Filter
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
Bud from GOODYEAR, AZ
Replacing charcoal filters
Remove two screws from Vent Grille, one on either side, and remove one screw inside Vent Grille on right side. Pull Vent Grille off exposing the two Charcoal filters. Remove the two Charcoal filters by hand and replace with new ones. Reinstall the Vent Grille and tighten screws. That's it. I'm not handy (ask my wife) and if I can do it so can you.

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8 of 12 people found these instructions helpful
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
Mark from SCHAUMBURG, IL
Dirty filters
Remove top grill assembly and replaced filters,parts were delivered on time and fit as expected, Job well done!

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6 of 6 people found these instructions helpful
Parts Used:
  • Charcoal Filter
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
Ben from PENNSVILLE, NJ
Install grease filter
Followed instruction already on your website

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6 of 10 people found these instructions helpful
Parts Used:
  • Charcoal Filter
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
james from SHERRARD, IL
Charcoal filter clogged
Remove top grill screws [2] remove grill replace filter put back together.

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3 of 3 people found these instructions helpful
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
Michael from CLARKSBORO, NJ
Replace glass tray and charcoal filter
Replaced broken glass tray. Used two screwdriver to remove top front panel to replace charcoal filter. Microwave parts diagram with descriptions and part numbers made the project very simple. Price of parts was substantially less than manufacturers price schedule. A very satisfied customer.

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Parts Used:
  • Charcoal Filter
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Customer:
John from BILLINGS, MT
Replaced the charcoal filter.
On top front of the microwave are two Philip's head screws holding the rail on. Remove these screws and the rail snap out the old filter (noting the dark side down) then snapping the new filter in. Replace rail. 10 to 15 minute task.

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Model Cross Reference

This part works with the following models:

PartSelect Number: PS1871363
Manufacturer Part Number: 8206230A
Brand
Model Number
Description
Amana
AMV1150VAB0
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAB1
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAB2
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAB3
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAB4
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAB5
Microwave - MICROWAVE
Amana
AMV1150VAB6
Microwave - MICROWAVE/HOOD COMBO
Amana
AMV1150VAD0
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAD1
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAD2
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAD3
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAD4
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAQ0
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAQ1
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAQ2
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAQ3
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAQ4
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS0
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS1
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS2
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS3
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS4
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAS5
Microwave - MICROWAVE
Amana
AMV1150VAS6
Microwave - MICROWAVE/HOOD COMBO
Amana
AMV1150VAW0
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAW1
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAW2
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAW3
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAW4
Microwave - MICROWAVE OVEN 1.5 CU. FT.
Amana
AMV1150VAW5
Microwave - MICROWAVE