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Most Liked Positive Review
It's quieter than the 13 year-old Frigidaire OTR microwave oven it replaced. Also, it is better shielded, such that my digital scale doesn't go haywire when the microwave is running.Read complete review
It's quieter than the 13 year-old Frigidaire OTR microwave oven it replaced. Also, it is better shielded, such that my digital scale doesn't go haywire when the microwave is running.Now, the not so great items. The 3" screws used in conjunction with the toggle bolts were too long; I had to go to a big box store to get a replacement set that used only 2" screws.There is conflicting information in the installation manual when compared to the cabinet template, where the former states you need a 1/4" drill bit, whereas you should have a 3/8" model. Go with the bigger one; it should give you more wiggle room, in case the template doesn't square up perfectly.The timer alarm is weak; you get a brief chirp to indicate that the time has run out. I prefer a louder and longer alarm.There is no panel option to disable the turntable.Aside from the issues encountered with installation and timer alarm, the microwave functions quite well.
Most Liked Negative Review
awful - why did they change it!!??!!
we owned the precursor to this model for almost 5 years. it was great then it died (too fast imo). this model was suggested as its replacement. this is a simply awful...Read complete review
we owned the precursor to this model for almost 5 years. it was great then it died (too fast imo). this model was suggested as its replacement. this is a simply awful consumer device. they changed the location of buttons (WHY!!???). they removed the feature where you hit a number and it cooks for that many minutes. most frustrating however is that the timing and power of cooking items has changed, and its now unevenly cooked (hot spots and cold spots). Lastly and most irritating, the beeping is so LOUD it wakes kids up two floors away, and in a final move that indicates the designers didn't care about their customer, the thing keeps beeping even after you removed the food. do not ever ever buy this and ABT please tell frigidaire they are close to losing my dishwasher and refrigerator business after this anti-customer design.
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from Murrells Inlet, SC
Comments about Frigidaire FFMV162LB Black Over-The-Range Microwave:
This microwave came with my new construction home 1 year 9 months ago. About a month ago the clock had to be reset almost every time I pressed a button to use the microwave. This morning I once again set the clock, opened the door and the microwave went dark. I have never had a microwave oven die on me. I live alone and basically use it to warm coffee and food. My last one lasted 20 years and was sold with my house. I don't think it will be worth having this fixed, it will probably be cheaper to buy a new oven, definitely not a Frigidaire.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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from Manvel, TX, United States
I had my microwave for less than a year and a fuse and some sort of compressor has already gone out I expected it to last me much longer than 10 months.
from Tonawanda, NY
This microwave offers me an excellent choice of features. The only slight drawback is that the door closing is a bit noisy.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
easy to use with great features
By Jerry 79
from Montrose Ca.
both my wife and I are very pleased with our purchase
from Monroe, GA, United States
Microwave came with new home purchase and after 2 months started making grinding noise. A tech came out but couldn't identify the problem. Worried it may not last long! Other than that works wonderful!
I received this microwave as a gift. I absolutely love it. It has all the features that I need, and I was surprised how quiet it is.And it looks great!
Still happy with my mircowave
from North Carolina, United States
only a few problems and help was just a phone call away or email away
I got this with my new ...
from Ocklawaha, FL, United States
I got this with my new home and am very happy with this product
Easy to use
from W8Winder GA
I get it for my brand new house and I so happy with it.
Content with the Frigidaire Microwave.
from San Marcos, TX, United States
The Frigidaire product is working well and it is serving its purpose.
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