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Microwave not heating food

My sanyo microwave EM-S3577S UK2 has suddenly stopped heating food. Yesterday morning I heated porridge successfully. My wife then went to heat something later in the day and it did not work. It has power, it counts down the time, rotates, everything except heat the food. I have tried turning off and on , resetting the power level, but no joy. Any suggestions welcomed

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Hi there,

I have exactly the same problem - strange and annoying! Did you manage to fix it?

Cheers,

Ben

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Likely the door switch. The bottom tab on the door pushes a safety switch lever at the back of the slot. After a few years things loosen up and it doesn't always close. Try pushing in and up on the bottom of the door while it's counting down and see if it will work. I haven't fixed mine yet, I'll add here if I figure out how. :-)

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