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Have a GE spacemaker microwave that does not work. after turning

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Have a GE spacemaker microwave that does not work. after turning on I get a humming sound
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  built1950 replied 7 years ago.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
JVM1650WB 005 Jan 2001
Expert:  built1950 replied 7 years ago.
You would have to replace the magnetron but given it's 8 years you might consider a new one. This is the part:

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Part Number: AP2025937 made by GE
In Stock
Order now and it will ship Today

It is available at this site:

Be advised, microvaves have a high voltage capacitor inside that can kill. Don't attempt unless you know how to safely discharge it.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thanx for the info. However since I don't want to die I am sceptable about ordering the part and installing it myself. May be better if I buy a new microwave.
Expert:  built1950 replied 7 years ago.
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