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Hi,I have a GE profile spacemaker XL1800 (approx 7yrs old)...it all of a sudden started making a humming noise from

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Old 10-24-2012, 04:14 PM
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Hi,I have a GE profile spacemaker XL1800 (approx 7yrs old)...it all of a sudden started making a humming noise from the venting fan...it turns on but it seems not to be spinning full speed as b4. Everything else works fine.

I tested both the HV cap and the motor cap and they checked out OK.
I also tested the HV diode and I am getting a high resistance (8k ohms).
Could it be a bad diode that is causing this?

Many thanks in advance,


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Which fan did you mean: the cooling fan (#78 at the diagram) or the exhaust fan (#95 at the diagram)?

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BTW, no one of them is connected in any way to any high voltage part of the microwave.
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Gene, I'm referring to #95. thank you
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Very likely the problem is a bad motor itself.

- The exhaust fan assembly Part number: WB26X10104

Part number: WB26X10104

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Very likely the problem is a bad motor itself.

- The exhaust fan assembly Part number: WB26X10104

Part number: WB26X10104

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is there any quick test I can make to determine if that is it?
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is there any quick test I can make to determine if that is it?
You can check it for continuity. Also if you would order the part from APP and it would not fix the problem, you can easy return it.

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