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Intermittant heating microwave has intermittant heating if just use no's like 220 for time on control panel does not heat up but if use sensor controls it will most of the time heatup...no burn odor and stirrer fan blade still works..

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  • bailey bob Jan 05, 2008

    Now I have retried several options to cook including power level & also sensor controls now it does not seem to be heating at all no matter what I try...

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You probably have a new unit by now. The Magnetron part inside usually is the problem with this Maytag unit.I have had this unit blow the 'Magnetron' four times ! Everything else works fine. After watching the technician, I replaced it myself the other 3 times. The whole unit has to come out of the wall to do this. This High Voltage part is dangerous. The part costs about $100.00 from an online parts store. Partselect.com- or someone else.

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