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Mind of its own!

This will challenge all. At between 3am and 4:30 am every night the microwave beeps 5 times every ten minutes (exactly) four or five times! It usually starts at 3:22 and ends at 4:02. Since I fall asleep on the couch near the kitchen this wakes me up many nights. I have cleared every control on the microwave and it still does it. I have turned off the sound and it still does it! I have unplugged and replugged and it still does it. I have tried simulating the experience by setting the clock to 3am during the day and it doesn't do it. I am about to lose my mind over this problem. I feel that I am a very logical trouble shooter but this has me stumped. Any ideas? Thanks for considering my problem. Sincerely Johneli

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  • john marinelli Apr 24, 2007

    You're not going to believe this additional information. Last nite at exactly 3:22am it beeped it's normal five times. I got up and unplugged the microwave. Would you believe that at exactly 3:32 it beeped five times. I was so stunned that I rushed up to it, thinking that maybe after all this time it was the nearby oven. But no, it was the microwave!! Please don't impune my sanity. I am not a drinker or drug user. This actually happened!

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There i s obviously a fault with the programming hold down your clear or reset button for about 20-30 seconds it should reset .or unplug at night.

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