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When turn on loud hum

When i trun on my microwave a loud hum nosie starts

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  • Russell Wolford May 22, 2009

    Are you talking about the turn table motor

  • Russell Wolford May 22, 2009

    I replaced the turn table motor still have the nosie

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Hi, this will happen when the motor become unstable. unfortunately, it isn't a failed component and, the motor will continue to operate in this situation with no defects. its just poor ,manufacturing within the motor design. you can purchase another motor and it will kill the hum.

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  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters May 22, 2009

    yes

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters May 22, 2009

    it could also come form the fan motor as well but its normally a turntable issue.

  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters May 22, 2009

    check the fan motor. it may be misaligned.

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