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My sonya EM-G2553S microwave has stopped heating the food

It has just stopped heating. Runs the program as normal but no heat

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SOURCE: sanyo microwave EM-X515G

I'm thinking that the circuit board has a problem. I doubt it will work but disconnect all the connectors on the board...with the power off and reconnect. It may clean off some goo. If not, use your method as long as it will work and then consider a new board.

Posted on Dec 17, 2007

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unscrew the unit replace fuse near the transformer. this fuse is for heating....

Posted on Feb 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Microwave not heating food

Hi there,

I have exactly the same problem - strange and annoying! Did you manage to fix it?

Cheers,

Ben

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

SOURCE: Sanyo microwave EM-3310

http://www.givemefile.net/smanuals/_microwave_ovens/sanyo/file/6419.html
http://www.repairfaq.org/sam/micfaq.htm
OK above is a service manual, this should get you into the "ball park" I have given you also a DIY repair of microwaves.
Usually, the magnetron, or High Power Diode, is what fails. Anyway perform the troubleshooting steps, and you should be able to sort it out.
BE CAREFUL. Microwaves are LETHAL.

Posted on May 28, 2010

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It sounds like the magnetron may have either failed or is not being supplied with the extremely high voltage required to run it.

YOUR SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT

This is a job for a professional but if you are safety clued up, here's instruction.
Make sure the !!!!any capacitors are discharged!!!!! before attempting any sort of repair.
Check the door interlock switches first then the high voltage diode with either an AVO model 8 or moving coil meter on high resistance range for short circuit, (DVM's won't show the fault!), the capacitor can fail and go short circuit, the feed fuse on the primary of the high voltage transformer and then finally, the magnetron is best checked by substitution.
Hope that helps.

Posted on Feb 24, 2011

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