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My over the oven microwave turns off after a few

My over-the-oven Whirlpool microwave turns off after a few minutes...almost like it gets too hot...and then turns back on a few minutes later after I hear a 'click'. It's annoying...I can't heat anything more than 2 minutes or so!

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I would check your thermal cut offs inside he cabinet,there is a chance that your cooling fan is bad,even thought it may be turning it might not be turning at a fast enough rpm to proper;y cool the unit.
the last thing that i think would be bad is the control board.I hope this helps you get your microwave fixed

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