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GE does not work

We a GE 2003 Spacemaker microwave . It stop heat the food.
everything else works. Is there something I need to replace or
check? I unplug and plugged it back in. Did not fix it,
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Re: GE does not work

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:

You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here:

We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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