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MY MICROWAVE MUST HAVE A SHORT IN IT THE LIGHT WILL GO OFF AND JUST COMES BACK ON WHENEVER IT DECIDES TO,I PURCHASED IT BRAND NEW FROM K-MART IN NOVEMBER2010.

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I would check your warranty and have it replaced. It is too new to be out of warranty I would have thought.

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