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Microwave dead - what to do now?

Hey! I just bought a GE profile microwave two months ago. When I went to start it, it died. I pulled it out of its space and hooked it up to another outlet that I knew was working, and it didn't start up. Any suggestions?

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  • Anonymous Nov 11, 2008

    Been almost 2 years the after the door started sticking (not food related) the whole thing just died. GE is NG

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Still under warranty so someone is coming to fix it free of charge...

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If it goes dead for a while during or after cooking then comes back on, the magnetron is probably overheating and causing the thermostat to open.

When it cools, it closes the circuit and allows power through again.

If it's random, it may be a bad connection, usually on the control board or fuse holder.

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If the fuse is good, it may be an open thermostat or thermal cutout on or near the magnetron or on top of the cavity / body of the oven.

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical safety information and disassembly information at our site, linked here on Fixya: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383

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