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GE1800 Profile will not heat food

Microwave will not heat food on any setting....lights, turntable, everything works...just will not heat.....please help

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Microwaves are serviced by the following:

1) service people trained to work on these things.
2) Do it yourselfers like me that are willing to forgo the hazards of getting into the electronics yourself and find the problem.

Being said, if you are not comfortable in getting into the case, by all means, take it to a small appliance repair place to have it fixed.

If you are a DIY (do it yourself), then check the following:

there is a door switch (one is for the power to everything else, and one is for the magnetron. check it first.

second, there is always a relay that fires up the magnetron, so the next one would be to check that.

third and lastly, the magnetron itself could be dead.


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