Humidity Sensor Error
A GE Microwave displays a OPEN STEAM SENSOR error code when a Humidity Sensor Error has been detected by the internal electronic diagnostics.
GE Microwave OPEN STEAM SENSOR Error Code Meaning
The humidity sensor is open.
GE Microwave OPEN STEAM SENSOR Error Code Possible Causes
- The main PCB is defective.
- The humidity sensor is defective.
- Wiring issue between the main PCB and the humidity sensor.
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 OPEN STEAM SENSOR error code.
- Hotpoint Microwave OPEN STEAM SENSOR error code.
- Moffat Microwave OPEN STEAM SENSOR error code.