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Everything works except the heating of food, etc.

Our LG microwave version LMVM1935SW works fine, the light, the control panel, the minutes the power level....it just does not heat. We had someone out once before and for $125 he took off the front panel and plugged one of the magnatrons back in.....this is not the case, everything is plugged in. Can anyone help??

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When the magnitron fails it will do one of two things, it will give no microwave action to the centerplate or it increases in strenghth many times to where it is very hazardous. Yours appears to be the first case. I;'m assuming that you've checked the fuse on the board, seeing you were already back in there to check the harness to the magnitron.

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