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Microwave fuse keeps blowing

I have a Sharp Carousel 1000watt microwave. I couldn't find the model number. It lost power and I opened it up to check the fuse. I replaced the fese with a 250v / 20 Amp fuse. It powered on and I was able to set the clock. As soon as I tried to run it for a test, it blew the fuse. Any suggestions or "flow chart" advice would be helpful. Thank you.

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  • jmcardle6 Dec 27, 2008

    My micro. blew a fuse while cooking. I replaced the fuse and programmed the clock. when I try to cook, the fuse blows again , what is the next step in t/s this problem?

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