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The unit stopped heating. The last time this happened I cut the power off at the circuit breaker an it started heating again. This time, nothing. You got any ideas?

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Hi,

Generally, the most common causes of a failure to heat are:

- bad door switches or door switch mounts
- loose connection at the magnetron
- problem or loose conneciton on the control unit circuit board
- bad magnetron or other high voltage part

Posted on Jul 20, 2008

  • Priya darshan Jul 20, 2008

    This problem requires a physical presence of a tech.There are no home remedies.




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It sounds normal, but there's no heat When the microwave sounds okay, but there's no heat, one of the internal door switches, the high voltage circuitry, or the circuit board may have a problem. To resolve this problem, you need the assistance of a qualified appliance repair technician.

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