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Viking microwave has digital lights but will not turn on to cook?

Clock works and I can enter a cook time but when I press start nothing happens. when I open the door the light does come on so there is power.....help

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  • bgurley Jan 29, 2009

    We have the exact same problem.  To answer the questions:
    1) quiter than usual
    2) seems like the computer and digital screen are working (for instance, the times counts down)
    3) ...BUT it no longer appears to be cooking
    4) light is on, turntable is NOT on
    5) does not get hot any more...
    6) model number: VM0S200

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    So the Start pad does not beep?

    What is your model number?

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    Sorry but your subject line was too long and got cut off.

    Please reply back with your model number and symptoms.


    When you hit Start to
    cook, do the inside light and turntable come on?




    Any unusual noises? Is
    it louder or quieter than usual?



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


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Hi the problem will be with the touch panel membrane or the controller. if yoiu can hear a click when the start button is pressed then the touch panel is OK asnd you should look at the controller which can be replaced as a unit or if you are up to it it's probably the main cook relay that has failed.

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