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Microwave Drawer Oven Light Does Not Turn Off when Drawer Closes


  • Microwave light does not work, does not turn off
  • Microwave oven light is not responding when door closes


  • Relay (RY1) common (OL)
  • Secondary interlock system
  • Short or opened wiring
  • Cooling fan motor


If the light in a Microwave Oven does not turn off when the drawer closes:

  1. Try a second outlet if possible.
  2. Turn the home circuit breaker to the unit off for 30 seconds then back on again.
  3. Retest the unit operation.


If these steps do not resolve the issue, no further troubleshooting advice is available. Contact Factory Certified Service to schedule an appointment for repair.


Need further assistance? Contact Customer Care at 800.222.7820 or provide your information below and request a Customer Care representative contact you.

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