GE JVM 1660 Microwave Oven User Manual

Between the oven front face and the door or allow soil or cleaner residue to accumulate on sealing surfaces.

Do Not Operate the oven if it is damaged. It is particularly important that the oven door close properly and that there is no damage to

1 door (bent),

2 hinges and latches

(broken or loosened),

3 door seals and sealing

The Oven Should Not be adjusted or repaired by anyone except properly qualified service personnel.

Welcome to the GE family.

Were proud of our quality products and we believe in dependable service.

Youll see it in this easy-touse manual and youll hear it in the friendly voices of our consumer service department.

Best of all, youll experience these values each time you use your microwave. Thats important, because your new microwave will be part of your family for a long

Start Here!Before using your Microwave

Write down the model and serial numbers here. They are on a label inside the

Staple your receipt to the inside back cover of this manual. You will need it to obtain service under

Model number

Serial number

Date of purchase

Need Help?


Before you call for service, there are a few things you can do to help us serve you

Read this manual.

It contains instructions to

help you use and maintain your microwave properly.

If you received a damaged the dealer (or builder) that sold you the oven.

Save time and money.

Check the section titled

If Something Goes

Wrong before calling.

This section helps you solve common problems that might occur.

If you do need service, you can relax knowing help is only a phone call away.

A list of toll-free customer service numbers is included in the back of this manual. Or call the

GE Answer Center at

800.626.2000, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.




To reduce the risk of fire, burns, electric shock, injury to persons, or exposure to excessive microwave energy when using your appliance, follow basic precautions, including the following sections.


This microwave oven is

UL listed for installation over electric and gas

This microwave oven is not approved or tested for marine use.

Read and follow the specific Precautions to

Avoid Possible Exposure to Excessive Microwave

Energy on page 2.

This appliance must be grounded. Connect only to properly grounded outlet. See Grounding

Instructions section on

Do not mount this appliance over a sink.

Install or locate this appliance only in accordance with the provided Installation


This over-the-range oven was designed for use over ranges no wider than 42 inches. It may be installed over both gas and electric cooking equipment.

Do not operate this appliance if it has a damaged power cord or plug, if it is not working properly, or if it has been damaged or dropped.

Do not cover or block any openings on the appliance.

Use this appliance only for its intended use as described in this manual.

Do not use corrosive chemicals or vapors in this appliance. This microwave oven is specifically designed to heat, dry or cook food, and is not intended for laboratory or industrial use.

Do not store this appliance outdoors. Do not use this product near waterfor example, in a wet basement, near a swimming pool or near

Keep power cord away from heated surfaces.

Do not immerse power cord or plug in water.

To reduce the risk of fire in the oven cavity:

Do not overcook food.

Carefully attend appliance if paper, plastic or other combustible materials are