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I have frigidaire stove and the plates and oven does not heat up yet the lights come on. The main breaker on the panel box is ok. I am not sure if fuse on the stove is blown.

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Q - My microwave is running and sounds like it is working but will not heat up anything.
A - Many thing can do this but, common things are....loose high voltage wire.....poor solder joint on board.....magnetron.....power relay.....

Q - The microwave display counts down and the inside light is on, but nothing is heating and the fan is not running.
A - This most commonly is a bad door switch, other possible problems are a faulty relay or solder joint on the power module, but a bad door switch is most common.

and check out for this diagram chart to know what is the problem
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The short drew sudden over-amp at breaker.
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http://waterheatertimer.org/images/ohm-reading-for-emements.jpg
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I would guess that the short fried the circuit board, but there is a also a shorted wire somewhere that is still bare and dangerous while power is ON and you are touching oven or stove, unless 240V breaker is GFCI or arc fault, which probably not. Especially dangerous if you are moving stuff around trying to find problem while power is ON.
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