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Have a Maytag microwave (over the range) JMC8127DD/JMC8130DD that has the light turn on when you push start, but it doesn't heat up or the turntable does not turn. Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated. Thanks ~

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Hi
It is most probably shorted high voltage rectifier diode or a bad magnetron, or a loose and possibly corroded connection on the magnetron's terminal.
There should be a "mini-manual" (tech sheet) hidden inside the unit behind the control panel or hidden on the left side behind the grille, which is very helpful when troubleshooting, testing, and locating components.

Check the bellow link to have an in-depth knowledge about your problem

http://www.gallawa.com/microtech/diode.html

http://www.gallawa.com/microtech/mag_test.html

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