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Kenmore elite microwave

I have a Kenmore Elite Microwave model #80822. I was cooking on my stove this evening with the vent on the microwave on. When I tried to use the microwave, it would not work. None of the buttons worked. I unplugged the unit to try to reset it. It still will not work. What could be wrong and how can I fix it?

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  • navyfamily Jan 28, 2008

    Yes, the display still lights up, but none of the buttons do anything.

  • Anonymous Dec 19, 2008

    I have the same problem :(
    The vent can't be turned off, however the light inside the
    microwave and display lights do work. None of the buttons
    respond when I poke them. Please help

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    My Lenmore Elite Microwave suddenly stopped working, is there a reset button?

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    Light doesn't come on ay , burned out.

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Does the digital display light up at all? Is it completely dead? Are you sure it has power? Have you tried another outlet? If the outlet is good and the unit is completely dead, the internal fuse may have blown. You can try to take the cover off (with the unit unplugged) and look for a blown fuse. Try replacing the fuse with an EXACT fuse of the same rating. Try plugging the unit back in again and see if the unit comes back on. If not, you may have a power supply issue or defective Magnetron.

Please let me know what you find and we'll go from there.

Good Luck,
- Jim

Posted on Jan 28, 2008

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