Microwave oven makes humming noise
This is normal and occurs when the power supply in the
magnetron cycles on.
Microwave oven door looks wavy
This is normal and will not affect performance.
Turntable will not operate
Is the turntable properly in place?
Make sure turntable is correct side up and is sitting securely
on the turntable support. See "Turntable" section.
Is the turntable support operating properly?
Remove turntable. Remove and clean turntable hub, support
and rollers. Replace hub, support and turntable. Place 1 cup
(250 mL) of water on the turntable, then restart microwave
oven. If it still is not working, call for service. See "Assistance
or Service" section. Do not operate the microwave oven
without turntable and turntable support working properly.
Turntable alternates rotation directions
This is normal and depends on motor rotation at beginning of
Display shows messages
Is the display showing "0:00"?
There has been a power failure or the Clock time has been
turned off. See "Display" section to clear display. See "Clock"
section to reset or turn on Clock.
Before calling for assistance or service, please check
"Troubleshooting." It may save you the cost of a service call. If
you still need help, follow the instructions below.
When calling, please know the purchase date and the complete
model and serial number of your appliance. This information will
help us to better respond to your request.
If you need replacement parts
If you need to order replacement parts, we recommend that you
use only factory-authorized replacement parts. These
replacement parts will fit right and work right because they are
made with the same precision used to build every new appliance.
To locate factory-authorized replacement parts in your area, call
our Customer eXperience Center or your nearest designated
ASSISTANCE OR SERVICE
Display shows time countdown, but the microwave oven
is not operating
Is the Timer in use?
See "Timer" section.
Cooking times seem too long
Is the cooking power set properly?
See "Microwave Cooking Power" section.
Are large amounts of food being heated?
Larger amounts of food need longer cooking times.
Is the incoming voltage less than that specified in
Have a qualified electrician check the electrical system in the
Interference with radio, TV, cordless phone, etc.
Is the microwave oven plugged into the same outlet?
Try a different outlet for the electronic device.
Is the radio or TV receiver near the microwave oven?
Move the receiver away from the microwave oven, or adjust
the radio or TV antenna.
Are the microwave oven door and sealing surfaces clean?
Make sure these areas are clean.
Is the cordless phone frequency 2.4 GHz?
Some 2.4 GHz-based cordless phones and home wireless
networks may experience static or noise while the microwave
oven is on. Use a corded phone or a different frequency
cordless phone, or avoid using these items during microwave
In the U.S.A.
Call the Customer eXperience Center toll free: 1-800-253-1301.
Our consultants provide assistance with:
Features and specifications on our full line of appliances.
Use and maintenance procedures.
Accessory and repair parts sales.
Specialized customer assistance (Spanish speaking, hearing
impaired, limited vision, etc.).
Referrals to local dealers, repair parts distributors, and
service companies. Our service technicians are trained to
fulfill the product warranty and provide after-warranty service,
anywhere in the United States.
To locate the authorized service company in your area, you
can also look in your telephone directory Yellow Pages.
For further assistance
If you need further assistance, you can write with any questions
or concerns at:
Customer eXperience Center
553 Benson Road
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692
Please include a daytime phone number in your correspondence.