Question about Maytag Microwave Ovens
It's probably the magnetron or high voltage rectifier diode.
(When a capacitor fails, it will short, causing the fuse to blow. They rarely "open up")
Here are some links you or someone you know can use for test help, but read their safety warnings first:
You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here.
There should also be a "mini-manual" hidden inside the unit behind the control panel or hidden on the left side behind the grille, which is very helpful when troubleshooting & testing.
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Posted on Jul 28, 2008
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