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Start Button Malfunction

When I place the time in and press Start there I just clicking sound. We have light, clock, but not running.

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Possibly the door switch has failed

Posted on Aug 11, 2015

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SOURCE: Keypad Problem?

look on the back panel for any hole with a "RESET" label next to it. insert a small pin to reset your microwave

Posted on May 25, 2007

Arius
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SOURCE: When I place food in

if you are using an extention cord pls refrain from doing so, kindly plug this to a wall outlet,

or this is an electrical problem, there is insufficient current to drive a high wattage appliance, thats why it seems the unit is resetting

or there is a problem with the control board it self

Posted on Aug 06, 2008

MicrowaveSvc
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SOURCE: LG LMVM 1935SB doesn't heat.

This is usually caused by either a bad door switch, a loose door switch mount (which are pretty simple problems to fix) or occasionally a problem on the control panel.

Even though a door switch clicks, it may still be bad inside.

Door switch or mount trouble is usually caused by slamming the door or by opening the door while it's cooking without hitting the Stop pad first.

There are plastic mounts inside the microwave which hold the door switches and onto which the door latches lock when you close the door.

The screws on these mounts may be loose. If they get too loose, the switches will not be activated properly.

Sometimes it's a broken tab on the switch holder, allowing the switch to rotate just out of position. This tab can be hard to see, since it is under the bottom edge of the switch.

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If the switch mount is broken, it's usually more economical and safer to add a dab or two of hot glue to the mount to secure the switch. Let it cool for about 30 minutes before using.

One test that sometimes helps is to gently lift up (and/or push down) on the door or handle as you try to start it. If it works or tries to work, then it's a door switch mount or door alignment issue.

See this file for more help on door switches.

The service manual for your oven is here, but does not contain part numbers.

If you only need a switch, you can order a universal type here for $5 postpaid.

For other part help, contact
Encompass here or call call them toll-free at 866-779-5835.

Let us know if we can help you further.

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Posted on Feb 10, 2010

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livewire874
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SOURCE: I have ' GE JVM1350WW002 ' HR975833S Light

One suggestion I have is to remove the power to the unit and make sure capacitor is discharged, pull the wires off the magnetron and make sure they are tight. Clean connections tighten with pliers and reinstall.

Posted on Oct 14, 2010

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SOURCE: Sharp 510 HKF "clicks" only when start button

See these files:
http://031d26d.namesecurehost.com/mwd/safety.txt
http://031d26d.namesecurehost.com/mwd/disassembly.txt
http://031d26d.namesecurehost.com/mwd/doorsw.txt


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Posted on Jan 28, 2011

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GE Spacemaker microwave makes groaning sound when start button is pressed for a second or two then blows the internal fuse. After replacing the fuse everything seemed to work, lights, exhaust fan, cl


Could be a lot of things but most probably a shorted high voltage diode assembly. If not that then the magaetron or capactors. Remember be careful there are high voltages even when the oven is unpluged. The capactors are usually charged and must be discharged. If you don't know what yor doing then time to get a qualfied tech.

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Feb 14, 2014 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

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Whirlpool microwave


    • 1 Press the "Clock Set/Start" or "Clock" button on the control panel.
    • 2 Enter the time of day using the number pad, or use the "+" and "-" buttons to scroll to the correct time.

    • 3 Press the "Clock Set/Start" or "Clock" button once again to save the time.

Apr 11, 2012 | Microwave Ovens

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I have a GE sensor microwave oven. Tried to heat food and sensor eror came on. Everything is running even the timer but no sound but the timer is running. Cant this be reset pls help


HELLO.

This is the solution to reset your microwave.

1 Pressing the clock button will display the time. You can also use this to know what time it is while cooking.

1. Set the clock by pressing the "Clock" button.

2. Turning the dial on the GE sensor microwave oven will display the hour of the day. Once you have found the correct hour, press the dial in.

3. Again, turn the dial to set the minutes of the day. When this is completed, you will need to press the dial in again on the GE sensor microwave oven.

4. When the time and minutes are set, turn the dial again for a.m. or p.m. Then you will need to press the dial in to save the settings.

5. Press the "Start" button to allow the clock to begin on the GE sensor microwave oven.

Thanks.

Sep 18, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

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We do not have a owners manual and we just purchased the new LG Convention range LSB5682SW and we would like to know how to set the timer and the clock. I am not that savvy when it comes to th ese things...


You can get the manual here
http://www.lg.com/us/support/product/support-product-profile.jsp?customerModelCode=LSB5682SW&matchedModelCode=NOT_MATCHED&searchEngineModelCode=LSB5682SW&initialTab=documents&targetPage=support-product-profile#
SETTING THE CLOCK
The CLOCK pad is used to set the clock. The clock has been
preset at the factory for 12 hours operation. When the range
is first plugged in, or when the power supply to the range has
been interrupted, the timer in the display will show with
power failure "PF". You can make a choice between 12-hour
clock and 24-hour clock (refer to the page 28):
1. Press CLEAR/OFF pad.
2. Press CLOCK pad.
3. Press 1, 3, 0 pads to set the time if the time of day is 1:30 (whatever the time is choose the correct numbers)

4. Press START pad.
The clock will start.

CHANGING HOUR MODE ON
CLOCK(12hr, 24hr)
Your control is set to use a 12-hour clock. If you would
prefer to have a 24-hour time clock, follow the steps below
1. Press and hold COOK & WARM
pad for 3seconds. "OPt" will be
displayed.
2. Press "1" pad. The display will
show "CLO 12H"
3. Press "1" pad to switch between
the "12H" and "24H".
4. Press START pad to accept the
desired change
I hope I have been of help but please do not hesitate to ask if you have any further questions.
I appreciate your vote if you appreciate my reply.

Mar 01, 2011 | Microwave Ovens

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Let me know the functions of microwave?





Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.


Display: This is used to show the time, cook time and options you chose during you use.
Cook: Use this feature to cook fresh vegetable, frozen vegetables, rice and cassroles.
Enter/Start: This is used to start and enter any option you choice while operating the unit.
Stop/Clear: Use this function to clear or stop the unit during cooking or choosing a feature.
Reheat: This is use to reheat dinner plates and left overs. Be sure that you do not use any plastic foam or metal plates/utensils this can cause damage to the unit and may cause injury.
Auto Defrost: This is used to defrost food by weight and type. EX: If you have 1 pound of chicken, meat or fish press in the food code by using 1,2,3 and then the weight in pounds (1 pound would be 1.0 enter.)
Quick Frost: This is use with the Rapid defrosting method for 1.0 pound frozen food. If you have a pound of meat, chicken or fish press Quick Frost and it will defrost for that weight only.
Cook Time: This is to set the cook time for the food you are trying to heat or cook. Enter the time you wish to cook and press enter/start (EX: 7mins and 30 secs = 730/start.)
Clock: This is used to set the time of day. Press Clock the the time of day it is and clock again (EX: 11:00 would be 1100 then clock.)
Number: This is the key pad used to enter the cook time, clock or power level.
More: This feature is to add time to the cooking time only in ten second intervals. If you want to add time without restarting press this button to add ten seconds each time it is pressed.
Less: This is used to decrease the cooking time by ten second intervals. If you want to decrease time without restarting the time press this to decrease cooking time in ten second intervals.


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Power Level: This is use to choose the power level in which to cook or heat food or beverages. To change the default setting of 100%, press the power level button and press the level you desire, if you desire only 50% then press power level the 5 and enter/start. Hint: Change the Power level before entering the time your setting to cook
EZ-ON: This is to quickly start the power level to 100%.
Vent High/Low/Off: This is to turn the vent located on the outside of the unit during use. You have the option of turning it off, on, high or low.
Light High/Low/Off: This controls the light on the bottom of the unit if you have a mounted range above your stove or under your top counter cabinets.
Hot Water: This is used to heat water for beverages such as coffee and hot chocolate. Use Extreme caution when removing baverages from your unit, they will be hot and could cause injury.
Popcorn: This is used to pop popping corn, when placing the popcorn in the microwave press the this feature and enter/start and it will automatically start the correct time for cooking. This feature is designed for the individual packaged popcorn use. Do not place any foil or loose popcorn in the unit this could cause damage or injury.
Kids Meals: This is used to REHEAT meals for children it works at a lower power level. This can be used to reheat hot dogs, oatmeal, baby food and soup. Do Not place any metal objects or objects than can melt this can cause damage or injury.
Warm Hold: This is to keep foods or drinks warm for any length of time up to 99 minutes and 99 seconds. Although it is not a recommended to run a unit at the maxium time limit.
Melt: This is used to melt butter, margarine, chocolate, cheese and marshmallows. Do not leave these items unattended during the duration of melting time to prevent any unwanted over heating.
Soften: This is used to soften ice cream, butter, cream cheese, and frozen drinks. Do not place anything in a container that is made of foam or metal this can cause damge or injury.
*Child Lock: If your model has this feature it is used to lock the unit to keep a child from pressing buttons or causing injury.
Open: This is the handle or button on the front of the unit to open the unit after the unit is done cooking or in use. Do not open the door during the use, always press the Stop/Clear button first. Also do not remove hot items without oven mits or waiting time food is at a safe handling temperature.

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Round soft key OXO Timer I need to change the clock time their model # is 1061978


Operating functions:
To set the clock, press and hold the clock/timer button for three seconds. A clock icon will appear on the left side of the screen. Input the time using the numerical buttons and then click the clock/timer button to save the time.
To set the timer, press and release the clock/timer button so that the display shows all zeroes. Enter the desired time using the keypad. Press start/stop to start the countdown. The countdown may be paused by pressing the stop/start button and resumed by pressing the same button again.
When countdown is complete, timer will beep continuously for thirty seconds and display will flash. Timer will then beep every ten seconds for ten minutes until the stop/start button is pressed.
This timer will also time up to time activities. To start count up, press clear/memory so timer reads all zeroes. Press stop/start and a plus sign will appear on the right side of the screen as the timer begins counting up.

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Here are instructions on setting the time on the maison microwave sold by Aldi:- 1. Press the "clock" button 2. Press the "Cancel" button 3. Enter the time (at least 3 digits need to be entered) 4. Press the "clock" button again Hope this helps

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Microwave panasonic model nn 6358 about 10 years old


In most cases, you press Clock, enter the numbers for the time, then press Clock again, or possibly press Start.

Sometimes you have to press Clock, Clear numbers, then Clock or Start.

Or Clear, Clock, numbers, then Clock or Start.

In some older models, they had a very small mechanical clock button located at the top right corner of the controller near the display window. If yours has that, press it, then the numbers, then that button again or Start.

If this doesn't do it for you, could you post a clear photo of your control panel?

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Sharp R-9H56 Microwave convection oven


I have this model. Press clear then press Auto/Clock. Enter in the time eg 700 then press Auto/Clock again. The time should now be set

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Keypad Problem?


look on the back panel for any hole with a "RESET" label next to it. insert a small pin to reset your microwave

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