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Pushed cook button with nothing in oven now it doesn't work at al

I thought I was using the timer but pushed cook instead so now nothing works.

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Try to unplug your microwave then leave it for 1 hour the purpose is to reset and drain stored current after 1 hour plug it again ,if still notworking there something wrong inside. Usually, when your microwave oven doesn't work it all, the internal fuse (thermal fuse) is blown. This fuse protects both you and the oven. When it blows,you need to replaced it or you need to have a qualified appliance repair technician replace it.

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Posted on Jan 28, 2009

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