Question about Sharp R-408HS Microwave Oven
Everything works , but the carousel doesn't turn, is it worth fixing? or can it be fixed?
The turntable system consists of the motor, the coupler, the turntable support with rollers, and the tray.
You can see and hear a video of how a turntable motor should sound when you rotate it by hand.
If yours is not set to be off via the control panel, and it won't rotate or it sounds like it's grinding, etc., you may have a bad motor or plastic coupler.
To replace either, you need to unplug power, then remove the bottom cover of the oven. In some brands, you have to cut the motor cover off with snips, then use a screw when reassembling it.
The best place to order Sharp parts is Tritronics. You can also call them at 866-779-5835
We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
Posted on Nov 21, 2008
a 6ya Repairman can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Repairman (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 04, 2017 | Sharp Microwave Ovens
Jul 15, 2014 | Sharp R-303CW Convection / Microwave Oven
May 17, 2012 | Magic Chef Microwave Ovens
Jul 17, 2011 | Sharp R-510HW Microwave Oven
May 08, 2011 | Emerson Black Microwave Oven
Jul 10, 2008 | Sharp Microwave Ovens
It sounds like you may have an intermittent door switch or loose door switch mount.
Does it work differently when you wiggle the door?
At our site, we have critical safety information, info on door switch diagnosis and replacement, and disassembly information.
See our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
Oct 19, 2007 | Sharp R-408HS Microwave Oven
1,709 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: