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Microwave timer going too fast

I was changing the time on my Whirlpool microwave's digital display and ever since then the cook time clicks off at double or triple speed. Is there a way to fix this?

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  • jwdavis1 Dec 29, 2008

    i had removed my microwave's cover to replace the door latch and when I plugged it back in, I did just as you described by trying to set the timer (admittedly i pushed several buttons before reading the manual on how to set the clock again) - I'm going to try and hard reset it.

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I had the same problem and found that the "demo mode" had been enabled. Turned it off and everything worked fine.

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The first thing to do it to unplug it for several minutes then plug it back in and try again. (Hard reset)

If the problem persists, it could indicate trouble with the microporcessor.

Let us know if the hard reset doesn't fix it.

Posted on Nov 17, 2007

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My Amana microwave oven timer timed out about 6x faster than it should and the oven would not heat. I unplugged the oven from the AC line and replugged it in the next morning, and it went back to normal working order.

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