Question about Microwave Ovens
The microwave start button doesn't always activate the microwave. i need to roll my finger around and around the button until finally it activates. it sometimes takes a couple minutes! it sometimes starts easily, but it isn't always at the same spot on the round button.
The keypad is a thin plastic membrane type that is glued to the plastic control panel frame.
It's most likely that the keypad is worn out or possibly you have a flaky door switch.
We have full details, critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info (as well as door switch testing info) at our site. You'll find a link to our site in our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
You can usually order Samsung parts (either the keypad / membrane switch or control panel with keypad) from http://www.samsungparts.com but that model number is not showing up, so you may have to call or e-mail them through their site.
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Posted on Jan 13, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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