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My sylvania Microwave just stopped working. I can press/program from the digital keypad, but when I press cook nothing happens.?

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The first thing to try is a "hard reset". Unplug it from the power line for a few minutes, plug it back in, set the clock, then try again.

If it still doesn't work, it may be a bad door switch or door switch mount.

One quick check is to gently hold down on the door while you press Start (or Cook).

If you or someone you know decide to look into it, we have critical safety information, info on door switch diagnosis and replacement, and disassembly information at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

William E. Miller, AS-EET
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Posted on May 27, 2008

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