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I accidentaly torn the waveguard cover for my new oster microwave. Its torn about half way across but still can remain in place. Is it safe to use the microwave?

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The waveguide cover will need to be replaced.

It provides critical protection for the magnetron.

You can contact Oster at the number in your owner's manual to see where you can order a new one.

If for some reason you do not have your manual, try 1-866-866-6283.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

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