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I have a microwave and the led filter light will not go off

Customer Question

I have a microwave and the led filter light will not go off after holdingh it 3 seconds, how do I get it to go off?
JA: What's the microwave's make and model? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: GE Model # JVM6175SK155
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: YES I purchased the new charcoal filters but they haven't arrived yet so I don't have a new one installed.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no it's simple but maybe the unit is defective
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 month ago.

Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

You need to clean the reusable grease filter, follow the instructions below:

click here for instructions

Once you clean that hold the button down for 3 seconds or until the light goes off.

If after that it does not go off, unplug the unit for 5 minutes or kill power to it at the breaker, restore power and try again if it still fails to turn off then the control board has faulted and will have to be replaced.

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Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 month ago.

Hi there,
I see the question is still open and I have not heard back from you is there something else I can help you with?