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I have an Amana Microwave mvh250C, won't warm food

This was weird.  One day last week sparks just started shooting out around the control panel.  I took the unit apart and found nothing burned in the control panel.  I turned the unit back on, control panel appears to be normal, turntable is turning but the unit is not warming food up.  The timer sets fine but if I use the unit for a minute and I start to smell something electrical burning
I suspect either a bad magnetron, blown fuse or diode.  Is this worth fixing?

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Absolutely not worth fixing as a brand new one with lots of features can now be purchased for as little as fifty dollars.

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