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I was boiling water on the electric range beneath my FRIGIDAIRE FMV157GC 1.5 Cu. Ft. Microwave Oven when there was a loud snapping/popping noise occured. I immediately shut off the microwave and thought maybe the steam (never a problem in the past) caused a arc in the electrical system. The microwave now makes a much louder noise when I turn it on and is no longer heating food. Please advise.

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Hi,

I would say the transformer for the power supply has probably shorted, or another major component in the power supply has shorted - This may be repairable if easily spotted, but most likely will not be cost efective.

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