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Microwave will not stop

My Sunbeam won't turn off. I can set the clock and set the timer to heat something up and it is ok, the timer rings when the time is up but as long as the door is closed, the light stays on and the glass tray turns with a fan going. This only stops when I unplug the machine. Help?

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Re: Microwave will not stop

Sounds like you have a bad door switch.  Will have to take control panel off and test switches resistance to see if they are opening and closing properly.  If a switch is stuck in or bad the microwave thinks the door is closed.  This is where I would start.  Let me know what you find.

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