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Microwave functions but will not heat

All functions work except it will not heat

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  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    When you hit Start to cook, do the inside light and turntable come on?

    Any unusual noises? Is it louder or quieter than usual?

    Do you have the model number?

    These answers will help me judge whether it's in the high voltage
    section (magnetron, transformer, or diode) or the control section
    (door switch or control board relay or connection).


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CHECK THE HIGH VOLTAGE FUSE AND THE MAGNATRON IN THE UNIT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! DISCHARGE THE HIGH VOLTAGE CAPACITOR OTHER WISE THE VOLTAGE STORED IN IT WILL KILL YOU!!!!!!!!!!

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