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Ge-jvm3670.9567509
8.1 out of 10

GE JVM3670

1.8 cu. ft. capacity 1100 Watts (IEC-705 test procedure) 36“ Read more

Great Deal: $498.00

Reviews and Problems with GE JVM3670

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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy

Lloyd Heckle, Amazon
30 September 2013
  • Summary: I have owned this microwave for 2 years and it has already failed (even with infrequent use). Appears to be a defective control panel. I have no desire to invest any more money in this thing and will likely just throw away and buy another brand. Sadly, this has been my experience with GE stuff.
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Overall 2
2.0

A complete waste of money

LM, Amazon
30 August 2013
  • Summary: When we purchased our house in 2005 we brought all new GE appliances for our kitchen. I have this microwave with a stainless steel look. Found out after the fact that none of the GE appliances we purchased were actually stainless steel they just looked like it. Which partly explains why we have had so much trouble with them. Poorly made. The same as a previous customer and it was burnt out by 2012.
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Overall 6
6.0

It only lasted 6 years total.

C. Case, Amazon
7 September 2012
  • Summary: I purchased my microwave when I redid my kitchen in 2005. It went out completely in early 2012. It quit heating and made a burning smell. I called GE and they said it was $99.00 for a service call, but would likely be expensive to fix. Because it was so expensive for a "microwave" I haven't yet replaced it. Most models out there are only 30 inches and do not fit the space, but I am reluctant to spend another $850.00 to replace it so soon. It should have lasted longer.
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Overall 2
2.0

poor product

slufoot_00 "slufoot_00", Amazon
16 July 2012
  • Summary: I own the slighty older version of this microwave. I agree 100% with the other individual who rated this microwave one star. One week out of warranty, the vent door on the front of this product broke. GE wouldn't honor the warranty and I made a mental note not to buy another GE product. Yesterday the magnatron went out. The unit is 7 years old. We have microwaves far older than that in the house that have never broken. I think this product overall is cheep/poor.
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Overall 2
2.0

Never Again

William Manns, Amazon
13 November 2011
  • Summary: After first use, it stopped heating and the magnetron had to be replaced. Then within the 5 year warranty period, it stopped heating again and the magnetron needed to be replaced again. During the $89.95 service call, fuses were blown and the tech called for help and found that the transformer was bad too. The estimated repair cost was $450. We decided to buy a different brand. The unit failed twice in less than 5 years and is too costly to repair.
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Overall 6
6.0
Design 6
6.0
Value for money 4
4.0
Features 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Overall quality 2
2.0

not worth it

rxdoc, reviews.lowes.com
5 April 2011
  • Summary: The microwave came with the house and we had it for about 5 years. GE has come out to repair it 3 times. This last last time, the heater went off. The repair guy told us it'll cost over $400 to repair plus $200 to replace the control panel. His advise is to get a new one and that will be $90 please.
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Overall 4
4.0
Design 10
10
Value for money 2
2.0
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Overall quality 4
4.0

Not worth costs

Chaser, reviews.lowes.com
12 February 2011
  • Summary: This my 2nd one and the heating element went out again, not worth the repair, less costs to purchase a brand new brand. All my GE appliances have broken within 4 years and I've slowly been replacing with other less costly brands. GE is not worth the inconvenience and COSTS!
  • Pros: works great
  • Cons: Not durable
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Overall 4
4.0
Design 10
10
Value for money 2
2.0
Features 8
8.0
Ease of use 10
10
Overall quality 4
4.0

High Price - Now and in the Future

lowesguy, reviews.lowes.com
18 January 2011
  • Summary: Have had this microwave for just over four years. Suddenly just stopped heating. Have had a repairman look at it and apparently we have a bad magnetron tube. Now I can spend $250 to fix it or $800 for a new one. Easy decision but there are a lot of microwaves that I could buy new for less than the cost to repair this one. It is very nice and we'll probably spend the $ to repair it but I have other places I would like to spend $250.
  • Pros: easy to use, friendly settin
  • Cons: Not durable, expensive
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Overall 10
10
Design 10
10
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Overall quality 8
8.0

GE Profile XL Spacemaker 1800 microwave

Jennifer, reviews.lowes.com
29 June 2010
  • Summary: I've been very happy with this microwave. Purchased it in April, 2005, and it has worked well despite 2 problems: the interior light just burned out and I had to have one part replaced during this time. I am going to buy this microwave again when the time comes.
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Overall 4
4.0
Design 2
2.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Features 6
6.0
Ease of use 4
4.0
Overall quality 2
2.0

Don't buy it

Anonymous, reviews.lowes.com
21 June 2010
  • Summary: Not worth the money - This microwave was bought and the GE repairman has been out to fix it 5 times in 4 years. It's $95 to have the repairman just come to the house.
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