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The touch pad fades out and now won't work.

The touch pad has been fading and going out for some time.  Sometimes a breaker re-set woud bring it back, but only temporarily.  I was futzing with the inside electronics and a ribbon connector pulled out easily and now nothing works.  Good job, huh?  Who do I call?
I'm in Portland, Oregon and my wife is about to kill me.
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  • Sandra Williams Feb 18, 2008

    We do and have had the same problem for some time, our model type is

    PMOR30S . It has done this for quite a while and occasionaly comes to a clear screen.. Our model is an over the stove type, around 7 years old.

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