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Unit starts automatically when door is closed

When we close the door, the unit starts by itself. open the door, the unit stops. tried unplugging, but same problem. whenever you close the door, the unit sounds like it is running and doesn't shut off.

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Please review this and fix it. God bless you


  1. Interlock switchIf your microwave is turning itself on, the first thing to check is the interlock switch. This is usually the first thing to malfunction that could cause this issue. If the interlock switch is bad then it will need to be replaced.
  2. Main control boardIf your microwave is turning itself on and the interlock switch is still working, the probable cause is the main control board. If the control board is defective it will need to be replaced.
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Check the door switches-I think you will find one or more either bad or not being contacted with the door latch.
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The bulb may have blown. It is often under an access panel on the side or back that is held on with a screw or two.

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