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Microwave makes loud noise and does not heat. Smell of light burning

Its a 5 yrs old Whrilpool Over the counter Microwave. All of a suden it tarted to make loud noise, 3 times usual level, and food does not heat up. Can smell light burnig.

Can this be fixed? Please advise makes noise and does not heat up

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Yes anything can be fixed but a do it yourselfer i reccomend against this cause thats a radiated element in the micro
recommend go out and purchase a replacement go with G.E. they have the 7 year warranty great little micro. too change out is easy

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After the way GE behaved by doing business with Iran, wouldn't buy a thing from them. look for the equivalent product from another source. Jeffrey Immelt's citizenship should be revoked and he should be sent off to live on a deserted island

Posted on Nov 08, 2008

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    Wally Biever Oct 28, 2013

    I missed the repair suggestion. I dislike Immelt too, but that's for another day ... what about repair for a growling sound and a burning smell in a spacemaker microwave?

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