Question about KitchenAid KHMS2056S Stainless Steel 1200 Watts Microwave Oven

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Says "Door open more than 5 minutes" when it hasn't

This has happened a few times before, but after a few hours, it fixed itself.

For no reason, when I tried to use the microwave, it wouldn't work and posted a message saying the door had been open for more than 5 minutes, so I needed open and close the door, then try again. I did that, and I get the same message, over and over again. I have tried everything, and nothing works. It's has been stuck on this message for over a day now. I can't unplug it, since it is built into my cabinets, and would have take them apart to get to it.

Any advice would be appreciated. Thank you.

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If you cant unplug it just hit the breaker same thing as unplug

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You are going to have to replace the door switch. The switch is staying open even when it should be closed. Talking about electrical current. Once that part is replaced everything will work just fine.

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