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MY MICROWAVE WILL NOT DO ANYTHING

My microwave has the code A-1 in the display and sometimes when it feels like it, it'll beep and go to A-2 and A-3 and back again. I can't do anything with it. The keypad won't accept anything and I've plugged and unplugged and even tried differnt outlets and still the same problem. Is it time for a new microwave? hotpoint RVM1625 microwave has a F3 code and it will not let me do anything.

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Spacesaver XL1800 will not do anything. Checked the main circut breaker, That is fine. Repluged micro into a differant outlet, Still doen't work.

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F3 would be a shorted keypad. This is not too hard a job for the do-it-yourselfer.

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