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Updated: Jul 18, 2018 22:49
alaAverage 1.5

GE JVM1631 1000 Watts Microwave Oven

Hi, I'm 58 years old and I mention this as part of saying that I have respected the GE name for many, many years. Unfortunately at this point I will never buy another GE appliance if it is made in China, and I will recommend to anyone who asks, and...

9 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Smeg SMC30X

Would not buy Smeg products ever again! Under 3 years kaputte! SMC30X discontinued! Why?? My first m'wave 1977-76 others replaced because of old age, replaced to upgrade, not because they were not working. Shortest working life of all m'waves ever...

16 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Prestige GS25

As soon as the warranty ran out, the heating mechanism failed. The light and plate rotation is still there.

16 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Emerson MW8991SB 0.9Cu.Ft. 900 Watt Touch-Control Microwave Oven, Stainless...

I have had this microwave for 15 months,and it is kaput.The paint peeled on the bottom of the microwave interior,and when sued started sparking....

17 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Sunbeam SGC7701 0.7 Cubic Foot 700 Watt White Compact Digital Microwave Oven

I bought this on sale at Target. We have limited space in our kitchen and wanted a small microwave, and this one seemed to fit the bill. Like many others, I constantly struggled with the interior glass turntable, since it doesn't stabilize and often...

8 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Whirlpool MH2175XSS - Microwave oven - over-range - 48.1 litres - 1000 W...

Worthless Whirlpool microwave oven...stopped heating after 13 months of normal use. No warning, just died! One Saturday morning we went to reheat pizza. We hit the "Add 30-seconds" button, removed the pizza after 30-seconds only to discover an icy cold...

10 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Panasonic Prestige 2.2 Cu.Ft. Stainless Steel Microwave Oven - Microwaves...

Wish I had read the reviews before I bought my oven from Sam's,same problem with door not shutting and light stays on,of course warranty is up.This is my second Panasonic different model,first one didn't last long either. Will never buy another...

30 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Samsung ME179KFETSR 1.7 cu.ft Over the Range Microwave Stainless Steel (...

BEWARE. I've had the touchpad / control panel issues mentioned by so many others here on Amazon and elsewhere, some just days after the purchase. (I bought this microwave new elsewhere, not from Amazon ,and over a year ago.) I finally installed it and...

12 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Samsung SMH7178STD 1100 Watts Microwave Oven

I bought this appliance in November 2006. In December 2006, the fan unit started working only intermitantly and because the fan didn't work, the unit's interior would heat up and trip a thermostat and shut the unit down. Samsung came out, replaced the ...

11 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Summit Commercial Microwave Oven - 1000 Watt - Stainless Steel

Purchased one awhile back and it's still working fine. Purchased this one and it lasted 5 days. I give it a 50/50.

3 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Lg Lmv1630st Over-the-range Microwave Oven

We replaced ALL of our kitchen appliances with stainless steel LG Brand Products. We purchased these appliances at Best Buy and absolutely received the best service from their staff. I was excited to get my new appliances only to be annoyed. Our over ...

3 user reviews

alaAverage 1.4

Panasonic NN-S635 1300 Watts Microwave Oven

Cooks fast- very powerful.

3 user reviews

alaAverage 1.3

Electrolux EMC2867BI

This is what Electrolux call a consumable - It is a fully custom built in cabinet unit and the globe went - well they cannot replace a bulb so you have to remove a builtin microwave and take to store and get a replacement - In this case Electrolux...

7 user reviews

alaAverage 1.3

Smeg SC45MNE2

The unit looks great built in. The convection and grill features work great, but the microwave started turning off and on during use after less than two months. I called Smeg service two weeks ago, and haven't received any response yet other than a...

2 user reviews

alaAverage 1.2

Sharp R-1511 1000 Watts Microwave Oven

Microwave has always cooked fine. Power is good and it truly is an elegant design. Looks aside, I bought the Sharp because our previous counter top model, also a Sharp, lasted 10 years.. which I consider a reasonable life for the investment I made at ...

15 user reviews

alaAverage 1.2

Samsung : SMH9151ST 1.5 cu. ft. Over the Range Microwave - Stainless Steel

To sum it up, suspect design, suspect parts, suspect build, suspect quality control. Ugly, too, what with that curved bottom edge in an otherwise straight-edged box. And the blue LED was so bright a kitchen nightlight was redundant! (seriously, that...

5 user reviews

alaAverage 1.2

Hitachi MSE23

Looked in Comet and deemed this to be a good product. Although stylish i had problems with the controls - complicated and hard to use. After three months i had problems with the controls and the machine would beep and programme itself! After six months...

5 user reviews

alaAverage 1.2

Breville BMO200 ikon

2 breville products ceased working within 2 years of buying. The microwave oven ikon200 and rice cooker multifunction BRC 600. Both of these have the same problem, heating/ thermostat mechanism is faulty. Lights/ buttons everything works. Chinese...

14 user reviews

alaAverage 1.2

Panasonic NN-S553 1350 Watts Microwave Oven

when it worked, it did a great job of quickly and evenly heating food

7 user reviews

alaAverage 1.1

KitchenAid KHMS2040WSS 2.0 cu. ft. Over the Range Microwave - Stainless Steel

Replaced our kitchen less then 2 yrs ago. About 1 month ago microwave started acting funny and now does not heat at all. Our last microwave lasted 15 yrs. This one less then 2 yrs and it cost 2x as much. Stay away from this product

9 user reviews

alaAverage 1

Smeg SCA45MC2

Magnetron blew up when only 8 months old Smeg didn't want to know had to get repaired myself paid £250.00 for repairs myself and today awaiting engineer as gone again not happy as paid a lot of money for this appliance. Smeg keep fobbing me off not...

6 user reviews

alaAverage 1

Electrolux Icon 30 In. Over-the-Range 1.6 cu. ft. Stainless Steel Microwave...

don't buy it, trash with the full meaning of the word, all my appliances are from icon Electrolux they cost me more than $7000. and they all are trash fixed all of them in the first couple of years . I won't recommend this even to my worst enemy. save...

6 user reviews


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