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On GE Profile Microwave Model # XXXXX how do you replace

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On GE Profile Microwave Model # XXXXX how do you replace the inside light bulb?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  gst85 replied 5 years ago.

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hi just a minute please ,i will hacve instructions for you .

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gst85 :

here you go.unplug the microwave,

  • Turn the microwave with the front door facing the wall on the counter top.

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    Place a Phillips screwdriver on a screw of the small panel on the microwave rear. Turn the screwdriver counterclockwise three turns to loosen the screw.

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    Loosen each of the remaining three screws by turning them counterclockwise three turns.

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    Loosen and remove all four screws by pulling them straight out of the light bulb panel. Set the screws aside.

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    Pull the light bulb panel straight out and off the microwave. Set the panel aside.

  • 7

    Grasp the old light bulb with one hand. Push the bulb into the socket and turn the bulb counterclockwise to unscrew it. Dispose of the old light bulb.

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    Place a new light bulb in the socket and turn it clockwise to tighten it in the socket.

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    Place the panel on the microwave and replace each screw by turning them clockwise until tight with a Phillips screwdriver

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    let me know if you have any questions.

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