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Frigidaire microwave plmv168kc3 stopped working. Power is good at outlet. Is this a fuse issue within oven and if so where is it located?

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Microwave fuses are normally located either on a filter board near where the power cord comes in, behind the control panel between the door switches, or behind the control panel in a hodler, sometimes on the floor of the chassis.

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At our site, we have a video showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

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Posted on Nov 07, 2008

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SOURCE: Microwave stopped working while cooking. Is there a fuse?

If the display is not working, there is a fuse inside the cabinet. You will need to take the unit down from the wall and open it up.

Chances are, either the controller board has failed, or something having to do with the magnetron, transformer, diode or capacitor (the microwave circuit.). More likely it's the controller, as when the microwave circuit fails, the display usually continues to display.

ALWAYS REPLACE THE FUSE WITH A FUSE OF THE SAME RATING!

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

SOURCE: My microwave stopped working. PLEASE HELP.

In all likelihood the mangnetron has failed, or perhaps even the Power Supply. or a fault that is shutting the system down for safety reasons You need to have it serviced by a reputable service centre/man. Ensure you get a firm "Quote" before proceeding, and remember these days the cost of repair can equal or exceed the price of a new one.

Posted on Feb 19, 2010

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SOURCE: Our Maytag microwave died. The outlet has power.

you have to remove the cover, un-plug the power cord=
un-screw the screws located behind the unit and on the sides if any also under side if any, remove cover and you will locate the fuses and other components behind the key pad, also check slow blow or thermal fuse usually located on top of oven. NB: HIGH VOLTAGE COMPONENTS PROCEED WITH CAUTION!!!!!!!

Posted on Mar 25, 2010

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SOURCE: Cooks Model 2115 microwave oven will not power on

The fuse a 20 amp one is located under the big hood and over the conexion panel right under some cables

Posted on Oct 09, 2010

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