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Fuse

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Fix Number: FIX1960938
Manufacturer #: W10138793
Manufactured by: Whirlpool

Product Description

This part protects the microwave by shutting it off if there is an electrical surge.

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    Laurie
    May 6, 2022
    This is a Whirlpool Microwave. Do you replace the fuse in the same way as a customer by the name of Arnie asked about replacing the fuse in a different brand?
    For model number MH2155XPB0
    Hi Laurie, Thank you for your question. Here are some detailed instructions that you may reference for information on how to replace the fuse. NOTE: If you are not comfortable doing this yourself, please get an electrician to do this repair. Before you begin any repair, please unplug the appliance from the electrical outlet. Use a Phillips head screwdriver to unthread the screws securing the grill. With the screws removed, open the microwave oven door then the slide the grill to the left and lift up to remove it. Next remove the control panel mounting screw and then lift the control panel up to detach. Then remove the screw holding the inner access panel and then release the panel from the retaining clips. To avoid injury, you will need to release the potentially dangerous charge from the capacitor by placing a screwdriver with an insulated handle across the terminals. Be careful not to touch the metal portion of the tool. We have included a link from our website that you may reference for more information on how to discharge the capacitor. Use pliers to detach the old fuse from the noise filter board. Install the new fuse by snapping it into the bracket. Replace the inner access panel and secure it with the screws. Now insert the control panel tabs into the slots in the frame and push the panel down. Secure it with the mounting screw. Insert the tabs of the grill into the frame and slide it to the right. Shut the oven door and then secure the grill with the screws. Plug the power cord back in and the microwave should now work. We hope this helps. If you would like to place an order for a fuse, customer service is open 7 days a week and anyone will be happy to assist you. Please feel free to give us a call. We look forward to hearing from you!

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    Leonela
    May 9, 2022
    I've been trying to find the fuse that needs to be replaced (microwave stopped working after cooking several big sweet potatoes). Some websites say to find fuse inside the upper right part of the microwave, above the control. That part does not come off. Where can I find the fuse that needs to be replaced?
    For model number GH4155XPS0
    Hello Leonela, Thank you for your inquiry. Before beginning this repair, unplug the appliance and wait a few minutes before starting. Remove the outer cabinet which is held in place with two screws. You will then locate the power cord which will lead you to the fuse holder. Some models, you would need to remove the vent grill above the door. Determine if the fuse has blown. Using an ohmmeter, you should be able to figure out if it has blown. A proper reading is zero ohms, if it reads as anything else then your fuse has in fact blown. Simply snap the old fuse out of place and place the new one in. We hope this helps and if you need help placing an order, customer service is open 7 days a week. Please feel free to give us a call. We look forward to hearing from you!

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    Arnie
    September 26, 2021
    How to replace fuse
    For model number FMT148GPB2
    Hi Arnie, Thank you for your question. Make sure to unplug your appliance. To get to your fuse, you will have to remove your grille from above your door and you will have to unscrew and remove your control panel. There is a small metal vent on the top right hand side of your appliance, your fuse is located in there. Be very careful. If you do not release the charge from your capacitor, you may get electrocuted. You can release the charge with a screw driver with an insulated handle. I hope that helps. Good luck with your repair.

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    Igor
    November 8, 2021
    Hello. How to replace a fuse in Kitchen aid microwave KMHS120ESS-5 ? Thank you.
    For model number KMHS120ESS-5
    Hi Igor, Thank you for your question. Make sure to unplug your appliance. To get to your fuse, you will have to remove your grille from above your door and you will have to unscrew and remove your control panel. There is a small metal vent on the top right hand side of your appliance, your fuse is located in there. Be very careful. If you do not release the charge from your capacitor, you may get electrocuted. You can release the charge with a screw driver with an insulated handle. We hope this helps!

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          Model Compatibility
          This part works with the following models:
          Fix Number: FIX1960938
          Manufacturer Part Number: W10138793
          Brand
          Model Number
          Description
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          66463783600
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          66560617000
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          66560619000
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          66560639000
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          66560652000
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          66560654000
          Microwave
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          66560657000
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          66560659000
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