Question about Sharp Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

My Sharp Model R 305 S, mfg May 2007, SN 228658,IS TRIPPING THE BREAKER. Less than a year old but I do not have receipt. Purchased at navy exchange, Annapolis, MD

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Sharp Master
  • 9,086 Answers

If it went dead almost immediately after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a shorted high-voltage capacitor.

If it went dead a few seconds after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a failing high-voltage transformer.

If it goes dead or blows the breaker (or GFI) when you plug it in or open or close the door, then there's a problem with a door switch or door switch mount.

If that's model R-305KS, we have the service manual for this model and have uploaded it to our site here to help you.

You will need the
free Acrobat Reader to view or print it in case you don't have it.

The best place to order Sharp parts is Tritronics. Or you can call them at 866-779-5835.

If a switch is all you need, we offer a universal type for only $5 postpaid which you can order here.

Thank you for your service to our country.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Posted on Dec 21, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

After circuit tripping the power doesnt come on, its only a year old


if it is 367 days old it is probably out of warranty - if 364 call the mfg quickly.

Feb 08, 2016 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Why is it rusting inside?


Check with the manufacturer of unit directly to see what they can or will do for you. If cosmetics are not covered under the warranty you may be out of luck. But as you say it is less than a year old and have your receipt handy .................

Oct 27, 2015 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

R1874t trips breaker


See my help file on door switches here.

The relevant service manuals are here and here.

If needed, you can order Sharp parts from Encompass here.

Apr 13, 2013 | Sharp R-1874 Convection/Microwave Oven

1 Answer

GE microwave model # JES1855PBH 04 .This was purchased less than a year ago. It just stopped working.Will not do anything,does not even light up controll panel.


First, check your circuit breaker to see if the circuit may have flipped off. If it isn't off...

Lucky for you that this item has a one year warranty. Look at the second to last page of the instruction manual and follow those directions. If you bought it using a credit card, have the receipt and the original manufacturer's warranty is out, call the credit card company and ask them if you can make an extended warranty claim. They will usually double the manufacturer's warranty.

Jan 15, 2011 | GE Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

SN tag missing from pre-owned Advantium SCA1001FSS001


A missing or unreadable serial number relieves the manufacturer of all responsibility for any warranty, so all parts and labor cost will be on you.

For future reference, the service manual is here.

You can order parts and accessories here.

You can download GE owner's manuals and installation instructions here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Jul 02, 2010 | GE Advantium 120 Convection/Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Ive had my dishwasher not 6 months and now its tripping the breaker. any idea


Check the wiring at the connection box.Make sure no bare wires are exposed.If this is not the problem I would contact the Mfg. for warranty repairs

Oct 07, 2009 | Frigidaire FMV156DC Microwave Oven

2 Answers

Microwave / Frigidare PLMV


Chek the high voltage capacitor and the diode . If one of them are short there is a chance for tripping the breaker

May 25, 2009 | Frigidaire PLMV168 Microwave Oven

1 Answer

JNM1541 GE Space Maker


If it's less than one year old, it should be fully covered under warranty.

I'd suggest contacting the manufacturer to get it fixed free or better still, if you've had it less than 30 days, I'd have the dealer replace it.

GE Customer Service is here.

It sounds like the door or door switch mounts are misaligned. It may have been damaged in shipping.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Jan 07, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microwave Ovens Logo

Related Topics:

107 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sharp Microwave Ovens Experts

William Miller
William Miller

Level 3 Expert

9086 Answers

Devabhakthuni...
Devabhakthuni...

Level 2 Expert

225 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Are you a Sharp Microwave Oven Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...