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Ge microwave microwave runs for 3 secs then resets and i have to program clock and date again? help please

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If you're getting power at the outlet, the most common problems causing a "dead" condition are a bad thermostat (or thermal cutout / thermal fuse) on or near the magnetron, a blown internal fuse, or a problerm on the control circuit boardge microwave - 1.gif.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383

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Sounds like its shorting out... im assuming you've tryed the basics.. i.e. another outlet in the house, made sure the power cord isnt loose, etc... I think you are going to end up replacing this one. It sounds like something is wrong that would be more hassle then its worth to try and fix... you might get a quote from a appliance repair man .. but best bet is that after all said and done with time and effort included.. its going to be cheaper to buy a new one. I hope this helps, Good luck.

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I believe thats brand new microwave, right?

try reset the settings and reconfigure it again.ok?

if still doesn't work, let me know here..

I'll be glad to help =)

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