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Smoke Coming from inside of Microwave even when warming for 10 seconds

18 month old Thermador MBBS 1100 Watt Microwave- very clean inside.Last night I used the microwave to warm some butter (10 seconds). When I opened the door I was overcome with the smell of something burning and smoke coming from the right side of the microwave. It appeared to be coming from the light but I can not be certain. I am now scared to use the microwave.

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  • tullyreb Oct 14, 2008

    I took the wave guide cover off. It looks like new on both sides...no burns or grease. Can the mica cover burn without showing any signs of actaully burning?

  • tullyreb Oct 14, 2008

    The microwave cooks very well.

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Proberly wave guide cover at side it can get grease behind it,And when you used it with small load it tried to cook it and then burned the mica cover,Take mica cover off and try it without it to seeif problem resolved if ok,New cover can be obtained if req.Regards grandadfixer

Posted on Oct 11, 2008

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    Reg Woolley Oct 14, 2008

    Does the Mic. still work ie. cook anything?If not could it be rectifyer gone these can smell bad.







    dont forget microwaves gan give you a shock even when unplugged

  • Reg Woolley
    Reg Woolley Oct 15, 2008

    Sorry have got no more help for you,Would need to inspect microwave.Why not take to repair man,Some will look for a small estimate charge.We do.Grandadfixer.

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