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Kenmore Microwave Problem

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Have a Kenmore model 665.61629100 microwave. We had a power surge and the micro wave is not working properly. The clock works and the light comes on inside, but, it will not operate to heat up food. There is a "d" showing to the right of the time on the LED. Is this a code for some error?

 

Thanks for your help.

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  • NancyT Nov 13, 2007

    Oven does not show power or start- time only in a.m. and small green icon flashing. Have tried to clear the panel but icon stays

  • dpaligap69 Feb 25, 2009

    Power surged, microwave seems to operate as normal but it doesn't heat up food. There is a "d" to the right of the time on the display.

  • ccupkate May 18, 2009

    i experienced the same problem. power outage. microwave turns on and runs, but doesn't heat food. i also have that "d" on my display.

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"d" may mean demo mode.

The first thing to try is a "hard reset". Unplug it from the power line for a few minutes, plug it back in, set the clock, then try again.

Let us know if the hard reset doen't fix it.

Posted on Nov 18, 2007

  • rmj54 Dec 03, 2010

    That's all it took! Unplugged the unit. Plugged it back in and reset the clock...heated the food...thanks for the advice!

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