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Microwave fuse mystery

Hey Blaber,

did you ever solve your microwave mystery?

I am having the exact same problems with mine. It's a different model though.
a Galanz 900W (or a EuroTech).

Same thing that you reported. Trip swich breaker goes, reset to discover fuse in microwave gone. change that, happens again. change that, happened again.

no clue as to why it is happening, as it happens when the microwave isn't
even in use.

Please tell me you know how to fix it!!
Thank you
Aidan.

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  • Anonymous May 31, 2008

    HI the fuse blows few seconds after turning on. Cant find anything visibly wrong or with a multimeter. can there be a fault only when on and if so where more likelyshud i look. thanks ( delonghi mw2750) microwave

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If it goes dead or blows the breaker when you plug it in or open or close the door, then there's a problem with a door switch or door switch mount.

If it went dead almost immediately after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a shorted high-voltage capacitor.

If it went dead a few seconds after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a failing high-voltage transformer.

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If it went dead almost immediately after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a shorted high-voltage capacitor.

If it went dead a few seconds after pressing the Start pad, that's usually a failing high-voltage transformer.

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