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Microwave Smokes Everything was dead in the microwave when I moved into my new house. So, I thought I'd try and just replace the main fuse. I did and everything came to life except the microwave. The vent fan, lights, turntable, and clock all work but when I try to heat something in the microwave, electrical smelling smoke starts to billow out of the top vent. Also, the microwave doesn't heat anything while this is going on.

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  • manzoj Jan 29, 2009

    The vent fan, lights, turntable, and clock all work but when I try to heat something in the microwave, electrical smelling smoke starts to billow out of the top vent.

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    We have a sound clip of what a microwave should sound like when the cooling fan and high voltage section are operating here.

    Does your sound like that or louder or quieter?

    What is the model number?



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The problem is in the magnetron try to replace it.

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