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Was using microwave to pop quite a few bags of pop corn to feed birds. Microwave is hot to the top to the touch. lights on the front of the microwave are not lit up, no power. WALL RECEPTCALE is active.

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Plug fuse may have blown. Replace that first or test.
Internal temperature trip may have cut out (if present)
Microwave generator (magnatron) may have failed.
Internal power supply may have failed due to moisture.

Very likely this machine is dead.
Save energy - and cash, by feeding birds stale bread and raw seed and corn.
Hopefully the next microwave oven will last longer.

The cost of repair may be more than the cost of replacement. Ask your nearest repair shop how much to replace the microwave unit, and check the power supply.

Sorry I can't offer a quick fix for you.

Posted on Jun 13, 2008

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