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Microwave inoperative on rv generator power

Purchased new whirlpool #MH1160XSD for our rv. Unit works fine on land power, but is inoperative on generator power. When you push start button, unit comes on and goes right back off. You can hold down start button and the unit will work. Any suggestions?

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Replaced with different microwave. Amanna microwave works fine on both circuits. Would not recommend Whirlpool for RV use.

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