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Constantly runs but does not heat

We shut the door and it starts running on it's own but does not cook. The buttons do not work to shut it off. The only thing that we can do is unplug it. We plug it back in and it starts running again. Nothing shuts it off except unplugging it. We bought it and installed it July 2008 and has been working fine until now. What can I do?

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  • dabamon1 Apr 19, 2009

    My is a JVM1540DM2BB and my issue is very similar except we can get our microwave to reset if I reset the circuit breaker that supplies power to the unit. It's happen a dozen times in the last year.

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    Since
    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.

    This is usuallly caused by a misalignment of the door switches or mounts.

    Please reply back with your brand and model number so we can help you.


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