This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the bottom panel light bulb on GE and Kenmore microwaves. The most common reason for replacing the light bulb is when it has burned out.
All of the information in this light bulb replacement video is applicable to the following brands: GE, Kenmore
Tools used: Phillips head screwdriver, napkin or tissue or cloth
To replace the bottom panel lamp in your microwave oven use a phillips-head screwdriver to remove the mounting screw securing the light lens cover.
Pull out the old lamp if still intact.
When installing the new lamp avoid touching the glass with your fingers as you insert the lamp into the socket.
With the lamp in place, lift up the cover and replace the mounting screw to secure.