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Everything is working on my microwacve but it is not heating the food. Is there a fuse or Magtron tube I can replace?

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The answer to your question is, Yes. Click on this http://www.partselect.com/MultiModels.aspx?ModelNum=mmv5000&SearchTerm=fuse&RefineSearch=0 and the part you see labled as #5 is the fuse you will need to replace. Take all the screws out around the back that are holding the outter case on. Once you have the case off, look back behind the touch panel. There you will find the fuse, mag tube and a lot of other parts. You can use a meter to check the fuse before you replace it and if it's good your mag tube will most likely be the problem. Good luck

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