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Everything seems to work but not heat

Ge microwave oven jvm1650. every thing runs (fans blowers lights ) but will not heat. tested door switchs ok except monitor switch when connected has o ohms when door open and o.3 when door closed. I couldn.t get connector off to check the switch but it is changing states when actuated. Do I need to check the diode next?

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The switch is ok. if it was bad itt would blow the fuse. ge had magnetron problems on the 1600 series. if you have an amprobe and are getting 110 volts from the control to the transformer. place the probe around just 1 wire to the transformer. if you get less than 12 amps replace the mag

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  • pwrsce May 19, 2009

    the switch is ok. if it was bad itt would blow the fuse. ge had magnetron problems on the 1600 series. if you have an amprobe and are getting 110 volts from the control to the transformer. place the probe around just 1 wire to the transformer. if you get less than 12 amps replace the mag

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