Most people don’t remember how long they have had an appliance. Or perhaps you purchase a new home and the appliances are already there. You have no way of knowing how old it really is. That’s why many manufacturers put codes in the serial number of the appliance so that technicians or homeowners can find out.
All GE appliances have a serial number located on the model number tag that start with 2 letters. The first letter indicates the month the appliance was manufactured and the second indicates the year. Check out this chart to find out exactly how old your GE appliance is: