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Microwave quit working after a few seconds......

I have a Daewoo combination microwave/convection oven. The other night I was reheating a hamburger patty and it worked fine. I decided to reheat another one and noticed that the the microwave stopped after only 16 seconds, I reset the timer and it started for about a second or two then diferrent numbers came up on the display, dissappeared and then shut off. I tried to set timer again but the start button did not work. I still get a display on the screen, I'm able to set time etc., but the start button does not work. I have located and removed the fuse, but I can't tell if it is blown or not. It is a solid color white, and does have what appears to be a black mark or smudge on it. I'm in San Diego county, are there any service techs in this area? Thanks for all of your assistance. Oh and by the way I purchased this unit on ebay, brand new, it came in its original box and I've only used it a few times. I don't think it is still covered by the warranty however. Thanks again!

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Re: Microwave quit working after a few seconds......

Check if door is closed tightly those hooks on the door activate switches which close the circuit .if not open cover and check contacts on switches

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