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It just seemed to turn off

After or while cooking a potato the whole system seems to have turned off. Nothing is working. I have checked my cerket box, the ground fault switch, unplugged it and replugged it and nothing. Is there a fuse inside the unit somewhere? It acts like that is what could be wrong with it.

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  • Anonymous Dec 10, 2007

    Microwave just stopped while reheating a casserole--nothing works

  • SoCitygal Dec 11, 2007

    Thanks, you confirmed my huntch but I did have a little trouble finding the fuse. It is fixed and back in use.

  • dog69 Aug 01, 2008

    I think that I have the same problem with the fuse (microwave stopped working in middle of heating), but I can't check because I can't take the outer casing off, What the heck kind of screws are those in the back? I guess I have to go buy some special type of star set or something.

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Yes,unplug the unit ,remove the outer case ,follow the plug inside to the fuse ,read the amperage ,test the fuse with an ohm meter should read shot or 0 ohms if not replace whit same type and amperage,

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