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Not heating The power to my microwave is ok, the unit turns on, etc. The problem is it is just not heating anything..AT ALL.Is this a problemwith the chopper or something else.

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    my unit comes on,but does not heat food. the carasel and fan work fine

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Either the magnatron or the high-voltage capacitor and diode. Replace the capacitor and diode then if still not working, replace the magnatron. Its only affordable if you do it yourself - buy the part on EBAY - lookup "universal magnatron"
Hope ya fix it!

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