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I have a GE Spacemaker Microwave Oven (JVM1540). Clock works

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I have a GE Spacemaker Microwave Oven (JVM1540). Clock works but can not power on exhaust fan, surface light or microwave itself. The display screen shows the functions pressed on the control panel. When I press the microwave function the display screen shows the timer timing down, the oven light comes on and hums, but the carousel does not turn and the microwave does not power up.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.

Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today.

 

you found arching on the main control board ?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
yes and partially darken (burnt) place on the circuit board, but not burnt though the board
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
your smart board (control board) is bad. you may have had a power spike which can cause this to fail. you need to order and replace the board. you can order this @ http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Circuit-Board-or-Timer/WB27X10931/1262973?modelNumber=JVM1540DM1BB its around $107.00 common failure on these.
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