Whirlpool microwave with exhaust fan. The fan motor is located at the top rear of the microwave and exhausts the air into the duct system or re-circulates into the room through the charcoal filter depending on the installation. An Auto Adapt fan that changes vent speed based on cooktop temperature. The fan is used to cool the microwave components during surface cooking and it is normal for the fan to come on automatically and cycle on and off by itself during the use of the cooktop. Fan running after cooking is finished. Whirlpool kitchen ventilation technology helps clear the air quietly and efficiently so you can focus on the conversations that matter. To determine if the fan motor is defective remove the fan motor from the microwave and try turning the fan blades by hand. 01 – Exhaust Fan Motor.
The exhaust fan is trying to turn on by itself. Space is at a premium in the kitchen. We offer a variety of range hoods that fit into classic or modern designs to match your style and have easy-to-clean components. The fan may run for up to 10 minutes to cool the microwave oven. If the fan doesnt shut off after an hour or two of the cooktop below the microwave being shut off you have a stuck relay on your display control board and the display board would need to be replaced since unplugging the unit didnt reset the issue. I have an over the range microwave oven Whirlpool MH3184XPS2.
If the motor has power but wont run replace it. The vent fan control option within the microwaves setup menu controls the fans duration and when it. I have an over the range microwave oven Whirlpool MH3184XPS2. If the fan motor does not turn on when selected you will need to disconnect the power and remove the unit from the wall or cabinet to service.
I guess to explain it better. Kitchens are where family and friends gather so you dont want lingering odors or loud vent hoods pushing people out. I am sorry you are having a problem with your Whirlpool GMH5205xvq microwave. How to Turn Off the Automatic Fan of a Whirlpool Over-the-Range Microwave. The exhaust fan motor is running at a very very slow speed for a moment then stopping.