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The microwave stopped heating. Everything else is working fine.

My microwave stopped working. All the controls work but the motor does not run. Then it just started up again and later on quit. This has happened before about 4 months ago. After that it ran fine all the time. It was manufactured in 1996 in Korea.

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Ok, concerning the heating issue. you will need to replace the Magnetron to restore the heating feature in this unit. this device is damaged.

Concerning the motor(circulation). If the motor is not working, this will damaged the Magnetron, due to poor circulation. i recommend replacing the motor asap.

In conclusion, you will need to replace the Magnetron and the circulation motor as well. replacing these two vital devices will fix your issues. the total cost for these parts are estimated at $87.90

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