Question about Microwave Ovens
It may be a loose fuse holder.
If you can easily rotate the fuse with your fingers, then the holder is too loose and it needs to be replace, not just tightened with pliers.
Another giveaway is if the fuse has a dark ring and/or small ball of solder at the point where one of the end caps meets the ceramic body of the fuse.
The location of the fuse will depend on the model, but it's usually pretty simple.
If you or someone you know decide to look into it, we have critical safety information and disassembly information at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa.
At our site, we now have a video available showing how to remove a typical control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.
We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
Posted on Aug 02, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 15, 2015 | Panasonic Nn-Ct562mbpq Combination...
Sep 22, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Sep 18, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Sep 17, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Jul 02, 2011 | Sharp R930AWWT Microwave Oven
Sep 06, 2010 | LG Microwave Ovens
Nov 16, 2009 | Microwave Ovens
71 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!