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I have a over range microwave by Whirlpool model MH6140XKQ-1 manuf. 2002, but not used until late 2003 that has just stopped heating. Everything else works, timer, buttons, display, etc. The fan (?) turns on, but it doesn't cook. I hate to admit, but w/ a little hit or so it will kick on (can hear the sound difference-gets a little louder) and starts to cook.

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