Date of purchase
Before you call for service, there are a few things you can do to help us serve you better.
Read this manual. It contains instructions to help you use and maintain your microwave properly.
If you received a damaged oven
Immediately contact 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 was designed to solve common problems you might encounter.
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 book.
Important Safety Information
Read all safety information before using
When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should be followed, including the following:
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 section on page 2.
This appliance must be grounded.
Connect only to properly grounded outlet. See Grounding
Instructions section on pages 9-10.
Do not mount this appliance over a sink.
Install or locate this appliance only in accordance with the provided
Be certain to place the front surface of the door 3? or more back from the countertop edge to avoid accidental tipping of the appliance in normal usage.
Do not mount the microwave oven over or near any portion of a heating or cooking appliance.
Do not store anything directly on top of the microwave oven surface when the microwave oven is in operation.
Do not cover or block any openings on the appliance.
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.
If the power cord is damaged, it must be replaced by General
Electric Service or an authorized service agent using a power cord available from General Electric.
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 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, near a sink or in similar locations.