I need to purchase and replace the oven bulb. Is there any trick to this? Must I shut down power to replace the bulb?
Answer Hello Debra,
The power should always be turned off before performing any service to an appliance fort your own persona safety. If you are just replacing the bulb you can pry off the light lens with a small screwdriver or butter knife. Be sure to only touch the bulb with a rag or paper towel since oil from your skin on the bulb glass will cause premature bulb failure.
How do you get the light lense cover out of the metal bracket to replace the bulb in my oven ?
Answer Annemette, "To Replace the oven light bulb: Before replacing the bulb, make sure the oven is off and cool. 1. Disconnect power.
2. Remove glass light cover by grasping the front edge and pulling away from oven. 3. Remove bulb from socket. 4. Replace bulb, using tissue or wearing cotton gloves to handle bulb. Do not touch bulb with bare fingers. 5. Replace bulb cover by snapping back into wall.
6. Reconnect power." You may want to use a putty knife or other flat blade tool to raise the front edge of the glass cover to make it easier to remove, just be very careful.
Where is the microwave light and how do you access it to replace? What is the light parts number?
Answer Hello George. The light bulb W10440740 for the microwave is located inside the microwave cabinet. You will need to remove the microwave from the unit and remove the outer cover on the microwave.. Then you can access and replace the bulb located in the top of the unit. Hope this helps.