Advantium 240 Volt Error, Fault or Function Codes

Fault codes are programmed into the electronic Advantium controls. These codes help GE Appliances Service technicians quickly diagnose issues with the Advantium.


240 Volt Fault codesDefinition
F1Open Thermal Sensor
F2Shorted thermal sensor
F3Shorted touch pad panel
F4Open or Shorted humidity sensor
F6High cavity temperature detected


To attempt to clear the code yourself, please follow the steps below:

  1. Press CLEAR/OFF or CANCEL.
  2. Program control again.
  3. If the fault code appears again, disconnect power to the microwave for 30 seconds.
  4. Program the cooking function again.


If the fault code appears again, service will be required. We recommend unplugging the Advantium until you have it serviced. If you would like to schedule a service appointment, please contact GE Appliance Service at 1-800-432-2737 or schedule a service appointment online.