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The number display on my Sharp R-515EK 1200 watts microwave oven

The number display on my Sharp R-515EK 1200 watts microwave only shows a portion of each number. Other than that it works fine. Just frustrating trying to read the time or the amount of time to cook.

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We regularly repair these control / display units for customers nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid in about a week or so with a one-year guarantee.

Feel free to contact me directly (and please remind me of your full model number from the tag on the unit) for more information & help.

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I know this is 2 years old, but I had the same problem and fixed it by running a hot soldering iron over the display ribbon connection on the board.

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The driver or the connection to the display is bad . you can get a board to replace it but without looking up yours i can tell you most are 100.00 to 300.00 for the board .there are places to send the board for repairs but 150.00 at least .. if you know someone that does tv repair you might get it done cheeper . but most people just live with it and put a clock on the wall good luck.... Please if this answer helped , please rate this 3 or 4 stars . and keep me in the paid answer department . A 1 or 2 may knock me down into the unpaid ranks. Thanks Cactus Bob .

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

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