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Randomly blows circuit breaker while not running, only the clock is on.

Microwave worked for 6 months then started to pop the dedicated breaker randomly. It would heat up food proprly but blow the breaker while not in use. changed the breaker to no avail. plugged it into another circuit and that blew also.

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Re: randomly blows circuit breaker while not running,...

Normally when the circuit breaker blows, it a bad door switch or door switch mount.

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical safety information, info on door switch diagnosis and replacement, and
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