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Microwave doesnt heat food

Goldstar intellowave model no.MA6511W. It doesn't heat the food anymore....fuse??

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Microwave not heating problems are the result of one or more of the following problems -

1) Bad fuse
2) Bad diode
3) Bad capacitor
4) Bad transformer
5) Bad magnetron.

You would need to have special equipment to test the 2nd, 3rd, and 5th items.

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Posted on Feb 03, 2009

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