This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the bottom panel light bulb on Whirlpool microwaves. The most common reason for replacing the light bulb is if it has burned out.
All of the information in this light bulb replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Whirlpool, Amana, Maytag, Estate, Ikea, Roper
Tools used: Phillips head screwdriver
To replace the bottom panel light bulb in your microwave oven remove the mounting screw securing the light lens cover.
Unthread the old bulb if still in place.
Install the new light bulb by threading it into the socket.
With the bulb in place, lift up the cover and replace the mounting screw to secure.