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Samsung microwave doesn't heat food.

I have a samsung microwave. Last night when I turned it on, I heard a single ''pop''. The light stayed on, the carousel worked and it looked like it was cycling through the heating stages but it did not heat the food. Help?

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Microwave ovens that do not heat, and failed as you have described, have 1 or more of the following failed components, in order of cost -

1) Fuse
2) Diode
3) Capacitor
4) Transformer
5) Magnetron

4 and 5 are interchangeable when it comes to cost.

Try replacing 1 and 2, then 3, then it's decision time of whether to buy parts or replace the microwave.

Posted on Dec 11, 2009

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