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Change Motor but turn table does not turning?


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Turntable Motor

If the microwave turntable doesn't turn the turntable motor might be worn out. This is a common problem and relatively easy to replace.


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If the microwave turntable doesn't turn the touchpad and control panel might be defective. This is not common. Test the turntable motor first.





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If the microwave turntable doesn't turn and the touchpad has a button to turn the turntable on and off the touchpad might be defective. Check the turntable motor first, that is more likely.





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If the microwave turntable doesn't turn the turntable motor is usually the problem. If the motor is good the main control board might be defective

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First check is the main fuse of the unit. On countertopunits, you will need to take the shell off. The fuse will be close to where thecord comes through into the unit. OTR units, this main fuse is usually behindthe control panel or possibly behind the vent. Usually the fuse is obvious ifblown, otherwise test with an OHM meter, if open, replace fuse. Some brands will also have a thermal cut-off fuse in theincoming voltage line to the control board. This thermostat looking fuse isusually above the oven cavity somewhere under the outside shell. Sometimes youcan get to it through the vent of OTR models. Test with an OHM meter, replaceif open. Forturntable: First, make sure the turntable coupler under the glass dish is notbroken. Second, on the control board, find the turntable relay and test forvoltage. Some turntable motors are 24 volts DC, so make sure you're testing thecorrect voltage. If no voltage from the control board, then replace the controlboard. Otherwise head towards the turntable motor. On OTR models, you can get to the motor by un-screwing thebottom panel on the microwave. On countertop models, there will either be aknockout or screw on access panel. Check for voltage at the motor. If novoltage, check the wiring back towards the control. If voltage, then replacethe turntable motor. Hope this will help you. Good Luck.

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Hi, one of the most common reasons why the turntable won't rotate is that the microwave isn't clean. The turntable guide and carousel can get sticky, preventing the turntable from properly moving. If you have built-on food particles or liquids, fill a bowl with 2 or 3 cups of water and 1 tsp. of liquid detergent and lemon. Run the microwave for about 3 minutes. Clean the microwave with a cloth, including the base of the turntable, guide, carousel grooves and microwave base. Your microwave turntable won't rotate if the grooves on the base of the turntable do not sit right on the carousel. Also, check the position of the turntable guide. Place the guide directly under the turntable. Remove the turntable, and then reposition it into the carousel grooves.
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