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Over the stove Mircowave just reinstalled...light is on but not heating up

I just reinstalled an Over-the-stove Microwave. It sounds like it's working expect for an odd clicking sounds for a few seconds, it does not heat anything up and it has stopped before the cooking session has finished. I have no idea what is going on! Is there an in-the-unit fuse for the heating only. What could that clicking sound be?

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Re: Over the stove Mircowave just reinstalled...light is...

If any wiring on the control panel was or might have been disturbed, I would want to check that. It may be that something (like a sensor) did not get plugged back in. Otherwise, I would verify that the door switches are working properly and the mounts for them are not loose or damaged. If this is a convection model, also check check the damper, damper motor, and damper switch. If you or a friend decide to work on it, we have *critical* safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info (as well as a text file which helps in diagnosing and repairing door switch problems) at our site, which is linked at our listing here on FixYa: You can find helpful exploded views, and often service manual portions here:

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