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Maytag over the oven microwave. Made funny noise and quit working. no light , no clock, no sign of life. Checked circuit breaker, ok. Any ideas?

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If your appliance has absolutely no functions at all, remove it from the mains supply, remove the case and see where the mains lead goes in to the appliance and follow the cable until you find the main fuse.
ONLY USE THE SAME TYPE AND RATING OF FUSE TO REPLACE IT.
The usual cause of this fuse failure is the door switches are contaminated or sticking. Check the door switches before putting power back on to the appliance.
Hope this helps.

Posted on Dec 31, 2010

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