Question about Frigidaire PLMV168 Microwave Oven

1 Answer

My samsung does not heat anything anymore, three years old stop working yesterday.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 71 Answers

Could be magnatron, or door microswitch are defective.

Posted on Apr 21, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a Samsung SMH9187 about three-four years old I think. It does not heat -- everything else works. When turned on it at first makes a grinding type noise and sparks can be seen inside where the motor...


The magnetron won't make a grinding noise so that makes it sound like the fan motor bearings are bad. However if it doesn't heat, that sounds like the magnetron.

Jun 12, 2014 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Our microwave worked perfectly yesterday, today when we went to start it, everything was working but it never heated anything up at all. It is 5 years old


Hi,
Here is a tip that will help you to figure out what is wrong with yourMicrowave Oven....

Microwave Oven Basic Troubleshooting Tips

heatman101

Sep 28, 2010 | GE JVM1440 Microwave Oven

1 Answer

My microwave just stopped heating this AM. Worked fine yesterday. What's up? It's 10 years old. Model @ JVM163OWB 004


Hi,
Here is a tip that will help you to figure out what is wrong with yourMicrowave Oven....

Microwave Oven Basic Troubleshooting Tips

heatman101

dj

Aug 31, 2010 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

1 Answer

My microwave stopped heating?


Hi,
Here is a tip that will help you to figure out what is wrong with yourMicrowave Oven....

Microwave Oven Basic Troubleshooting Tips

heatman101
weyu

May 27, 2010 | LG MV-1444Y Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Are there any recalls on GE microwave JVM1540DN1ww Thanks, ssi96@aol.com


There are no recalls on GE over the range microwave JVM1540DN1WW but there SHOULD BE! Mine lasted only a year and a half and then started running and heating with the door open. Shortly after that it stopped heating at all. The light and fan works, and the keyboard lights up but the turntable doesn't turn anymore (yes I made sure the turntable was turned on), and it doesn't heat. It will count down like it's heating but it doesn't heat. Changing the door switches didn't work. Husband thinks it is the magnetron which is expensive to fix. I won't ever buy another GE microwave period! Check the web and you will see all the similar complaints. I just searched online and for a lesser price than I paid for the GE, Samsung sells one that has the one year warranty but also has a 10 year warranty on the magnetron.

Jan 25, 2010 | GE Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

It doesn't heat anymore. About 5 years old only.


Check the door safety switch. When they go bad, they oven doesn't know if the door is closed or not. Find them inside on the side opposite the hinge. They go bad because we (read "you and me" open the door with the oven running and that cooks the contacts on these little switches.

Need more info? Post a comment to this question

thanks for your interest in fixYa.com

Dec 11, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

1 Answer

It isn't heating anymore. Two years old.


HI. in most cases, this will lead to a failed Heating device(magnetron tube).It would be wise to check the Magnetron cutoff fuse to be sure of its integrity. if the fuse is blown, simply replace it. if the fuse continues to show continuity, replace the magnetron.

(((The fuse is located inside the unit along side the magnetron)))

Oct 14, 2009 | Magic Chef Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Samsung Microwave Oven shows -SE- on the display. Why?


-SE- error means you have a shorting membrane keypad.

Since it's less than one year old, it would be fully covered under warranty. I'd suggest contacting the manufacturer to get it fixed free.

You can find your nearest Samsung-authorized service center here or call Samsung's Service Division at 800-932-3837.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Jun 14, 2009 | Samsung Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Microwave oven does not heat anything. Clock, turntable, lights work. I turned the turntable off while the oven was cooking--heard a noise, now it doesn't heat anything.


Spacemaker XL 1400 worked for 7 years.Yesterday, no more heat. Also plastic door damaged.
will try Panasonic or something commercial

Jul 28, 2008 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Microwave not heating unless exhaust fan is on high


check the control unit and high voltage circuit, and megnetron, high voltage diodes, wiring and high voltage fuse etc.,

Sep 26, 2007 | Samsung MW1030WA Microwave Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
Frigidaire PLMV168 Microwave Oven Logo

92 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Frigidaire Microwave Ovens Experts

William Miller
William Miller

Level 3 Expert

9047 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Devabhakthuni...
Devabhakthuni...

Level 2 Expert

225 Answers

Are you a Frigidaire Microwave Oven Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...