Question about Kenmore 63662 / 63664 / 63669 Microwave Oven
Bought in 2004. Has recently started running at about 50% heat. Was making a slight squeeking noise but once that stopped it reduced the heat. May be a coincidence... Any thoughts?
The stirrer may have been causing the squeaking noise, and the low heat is most likely the magnetron.
Generally, the most common causes of a failure to heat are:
- bad door switches or door switch mounts
- loose connection at the magnetron
- problem or loose connection on the control unit circuit board
- bad magnetron or other high voltage part
If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical safety information, info on door switch diagnosis and replacement, and disassembly information at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
Posted on Dec 05, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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