The handle I am replacing is a plastic handle where the plastic has broken off in pieces. Is the replacement now stainless steel or simply a stainless color?
Answer Hello! 8184264 is a plastic stainless steel colored door handle for model KHMS155LSS1. If you are needing the screws the p/n is 4393833, order qty needed. Thanks!
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Need video of how to replace door handle.
Answer Hello Lesterman. Sorry, there is no video of that repair yet. Here is a link to our Repair Forum, this is a free service to our customers. Use this link to access the repair for your question. http://forum.appliancepartspros.com/microwave-repair/255-microwave-handle.html
Have read it is hard to access screws without ruing inner lining/panel. How do I get to the screws safely? Also, to replace the door handle, part 8184264, why would I need to buy new screws? Shouldn't I be able to use the existing screws from the original handle? Thanks.
Answer Hello Mark,
It may not be necessary to change the screws if there is no damage to the screws. To access the screws you will use a flat blade around the inner liner and slowly pop loose. Once loose then you will access the screws but may have to remove the latch to get to them.