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No heat. when you set a time and push start, a loud noise happens

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The magnetron is the most likely item that has failed, the other two considerations are the high voltage capacitor and diode, chances are the repairs will not be cost effective, but cheaper to replace.

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    Thank you very much! glad I could be of service, John

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