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Operates for 3 seconds on microwave then stops

We inherited a Panasonic Model NN-C980 microwave/convection which looks brand new BUT it will only cook on microwave for 3 seconds - then stops. Its previous owner said it worked great at the repair shop but went back to the 3 second regeim when he plugged it in at home. Do you have any suggestions? Thanks, John Paxton Serial # 6B40100216

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If the digital programmer circuit / controller does not get a feedback signal from the inverter for a period of 3 seconds, the controller will stop the cook cycle.

It could possibly be as simple as a loose connection in that area. The repair shop your friend used may not have been Panasonic-authorized.

Due to the lethal voltages used and produced, I do not recommend that an inexperienced person work on these.

I would recommend that you contact your nearest Panasonic-authorized servicer.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
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