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Everything else seems to work fine but when I take

I have a Maytag mmv4205baq microwave.Everything else seems to work fine but when I take the food out it's still cold.
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Magnatron has failed, possible internal fuse to the Magnatron,or the Magnatron itself has gone bad.
Both are replaceable, but the microwave will have to be taken down to gain access to these parts to be serviced.
Now, depending on the age of the unit, it may not be wise to invest the cost for this repair, unless, is it still under the manufactures 1 year warranty or did you purchase an extended service contract on this unit?
Good Luck !

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