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Sharp R-1505 microwave

All lights work - has pwer - timer / minutes accepts input,

punch start button and timer counts down but no turntable movement or
microwave activity

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  • repairlady Apr 26, 2008

    I had the same problem a few months ago - and I paid to have it repaired. It was the microswitch that needed to be replaced. The part was $12 but the labor was a fortune. Now it's 3 mos. later and the problem has returned. Really upsetting!

    Anyway I'm thinking that there is an UNDERLYING FLAW in this oven for this switch to go bad again. This oven is only 2 yrs. old. I'll never buy anything Sharp again. But for now I'm going to replace the switch myself this time.

    Just for the record the repair person warrantied his work for 3mos. and it went bad 5 days after the warranty was up and he didn't want to help at all!

  • mnsue Oct 06, 2008

    I have the same Problem. When you push on the Start Button, the light comes on, timer counts down, but no Microwave Action.

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  • cleveland314 Oct 31, 2008

    can't find micro switch on parts list for r1505 sharp microwave. can part be door sensing switch or monitor switch, help, thanks



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The power fuse open , if open replace it don't make jumper it b
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the power transformer builtin fuse open/
The door micro switch open /need to replace.

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