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Oven turns on but no longer heats.

I activate as usual. The light comes on and the turntable turns but the food does not get heated.

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  • Andrew Tyler Dec 05, 2012

    Is this repairable or should I trash it and buy a new oven?

  • SD Tech
    SD Tech Dec 05, 2012

    Its repairable but cost will be the issue---parts could cost alone over 100.

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The inverter board (power for Magnetron) and some have a large diode that also fails===so possible are the diode, the inverter board or the Magnetron itself.

Posted on Dec 04, 2012

  • Andrew Tyler Dec 05, 2012

    Is this repairable or should I rash it and buy a new one?

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