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Pressing the door lever does not make the door open

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The door press opener button of my kitchenaid


What usually breaks is the door open lever, but it may also be that the rear side of the door open button has worn down too far to work.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this. On an over-the-range model, usually only the control panel needs to be removed.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

You can find links to helpful exploded view diagrams and part ordering help here.

I'd recommend that your bookmark this link to your favorites.


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Sharp R1870 microwave door will not open and child lock is not on.


We have the applicable service manuals for these models and have uploaded them to our site here and here to help you.

At our Web site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

Chances are the rear of the door open button and/or the face of the door open lever is worn enough that it will not actuate properly. Or the lever may be broken.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should
open.

You can order parts for this brand from Encompass (formerly Tritronics). Or you can call them toll-free at 866-779-5835.

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I got EMG4753 microwave oven...now 4 yrs old....it's door is not opening when press the door opening lever...pls advice


What usually breaks is the door open lever, but it may also be that the rear side of the door open button has worn down too far to work.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this. On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be removed.

Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety & disassembly info here:
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/safety.txt
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/disassembly.txt

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

You can find Sanyo UK support, parts and authorized servicers here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Jan 18, 2009 | Microwave Ovens

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Panasonic NN-ST666W Microwave oven


What usually breaks is the door open lever, but it may be that the rear of the door open button and the face of the door open lever are worn to the point where they will not actuate.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this.

On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be
removed in most cases.

Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

You can find Panasonic parts in Australia here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Dec 07, 2008 | Panasonic NN-P794SF Microwave Oven

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Door won't open


Chances are the rear of the door button and/or the face of the door open lever is worn enough that it will not actuate properly.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this. On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be removed.

Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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Sharp Microwave R-1480 Door Release Button want open the door.


What usually breaks is the door open lever. Please unplug the oven first.

At our site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

Then you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

You can usually find exploded views and order parts by entering your model number at the Sears parts site, but the best place to order Sharp parts is Tritronics. You can also call them at 866-779-5835.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Nov 19, 2008 | Sharp R-1480 Microwave Oven

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Cant open the oven model nnst656w


What usually breaks is the door open lever. Sometimes it may be a worn door open button (the back side) or the face of the lever.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this.

On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be removed. At our site, we have a video showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

You can order Panasonic parts from Tritronics (or call 866-779-5835) but if you don't find what you're looking for there, try here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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Bosch HMT9626GB / HMT9 / 0B 1000 Watts...


What usually breaks is the door open lever.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this. On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be removed.

Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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Broken door latch


What usually breaks is the door open lever.

You'll need to remove the outer cover to see the problem.

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

We have the full service manual and have uploaded it to our site here:
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/dcm_24r_r930ak_aw_sm.pdf

Sharp parts are usually less expensive when ordered from Tritronics at http://www.wehaveparts.com

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Panasonic NN-T687 (The Genius) door release button does not open front door. Appliance is mounted with a stainless steel frame over the oven.


You will need to remove the oven from the frame, then remove the outer cover from the door.

Once the outer cover's off, you'll be able to see that door opening button presses against the door opening lever, which presses up on the door key/hook to open the door.

Usually the problem is a broken door opening lever.

You can order that part directly from Panasonic here.

Once it's fixed, if you want to download the owner's manual, it's here.

We have *critical* safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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