Question about Microwave Ovens
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Sylvania Microwave
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.
Door switch or mount trouble can be 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.
If you or someone you know decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety, disassembly and door switches at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa:.
If you only need a switch, you can order part # QSW-MA085WRE0 from Tritronics.
We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
Posted on Nov 21, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 10, 2017 | In Microwave Ovens
May 13, 2016 | In Microwave Ovens
May 10, 2016 | Microwave Ovens
Jul 23, 2011 | Microwave Ovens
Mar 16, 2011 | Kenmore 64002 Microwave Oven
Here is a tip that will help you to figure out what is wrong with your Microwave Oven....
Microwave Oven Basic Troubleshooting Tips
Feb 11, 2011 | Sharp Microwave Ovens
Mar 13, 2010 | Sharp R-353 Microwave Oven
Aug 17, 2009 | Microwave Ovens
Nov 25, 2017 | Panasonic Microwave Ovens
232 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!