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Microwave doesn't work after press the start button

After i press the start button it doesn't work it only makes a single click and that is all

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Blown fuse inside the oven. If you can do electrical work, repalce it. I wrapped mine in aluminum foil as a quick fix, as I understand the very high risk of fire and possible death from doing so.

Posted on Nov 21, 2013

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    dawn Brown Aug 15, 2015

    I dont think is the fuse because the light comes on

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