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Microwave smokes and smells like burning plastic

We have a Kenmore 64663 Stainless Steel 1200 Watts Microwave. We have been smelling "burning plastic" but didn't know it was coming from the microwave. Was thawing meat and when the smell was apparent again, I opened the microwave door and smoke came out of vents on the right, inside the microwave. We have since taken the microwave off the wall, taken outershell of and tried to duplicate smoke and smell. Can't. However the inside still smells strong of burning plastic.

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Did you just have a Smart Meter installed by your local electric company?

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    rhenkohan Dec 09, 2012

    My microwave just started to not work, then this AM, was smoking. I have a smart meter installed but 1-2 years ago.

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    rhenkohan Dec 09, 2012

    Smart MEter about 1 to 2 years ago. Microwave smoking during cooking this AM. Stopped it immediately.

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Maybe you should have removed the plastic packing BEFORE You used the microwave for the first time. I am in the service end of this.. I see many morons do this.

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