Internal Control Error
A GE Microwave displays a 18 error code when a Internal Control Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
GE Microwave 18 Error Code Meaning
Indication of an issue with the electronic control in the microwave.
GE Microwave 18 Error Code Possible Causes
- This display can be cancelled and normal operation resumed by touching the CLEAR pad.
The list of possible causes above may assist in determining the cause of the error code. Sometimes the error code cannot be resolved easily with the information on this page. For more information that may help diagnosis the error code visit the Appliance Repair Technical Support page of this website. Contacting a trained Appliance Repair Technician is another option if the if the issue is to difficult to resolve with the information provided.
A GE Microwave displaying an error code can lock out the Microwave or disable it from functioning normally. In order to regain normal functionality of the Microwave the problem causing the error code will need to be resolved. Often the issue can be resolved with a simple repair or minor part replacement. This is much more cost effective and has a far less impact on the environment than a complete appliance replacement.
The information on this page may also apply to any of the following Microwave manufactures under the General Electric GE brand.
- Haier Microwave 18 error code.
- Hotpoint Microwave 18 error code.
- Moffat Microwave 18 error code.