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I have a 721.62629200 Kenmore microwave that the exhaust fan will cut on periodically while using the range stove top.The only way to stop the fan is to pull the power plug.Steam seams to cause it to come on but the control buttons will not turn it off. Just the exhaust fan comes on.A friend suggested that the "thermistor" might be bad but I could not find such a part in the breakdown diagram at SEARS. Thanks for any help

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I HAVE KENMORE 665/61629 LIGHT STAYS ON. AND DO NOT COOKS. AND THE FAN DOES NOT WORK.

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Sounds like a bearing is tightening up when it get heated up with use. Then after a cool down period it works normally until using it heats it up again. Eric

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We see (and repair) this a lot. The problem is on the control panel, which we regularly repair nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid in about a week or so.

At our Web site, you can get details of our service, plus we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

This light failure often occurs when a bulb goes out and the filament shorts, or when the bulbs are removed or installed without first unplugging the oven from the power line. Either can cause such a failure on the controller.

The lights can can be inoperable or stuck on or stuck in "night light" mode. Sometimes this will similarly affect the fan operation or inside light, too.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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