Question about Microwave Ovens
My microwave runs for 7 seconds and then it stops and displays f-9 in the display window.
F9 code means either a bad door switch or a loose door switch mount.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Oct 19, 2014 | LG Microwave Ovens
If the microwave runs for a few seconds and then shuts off, a door switch might have failed intermittently. Check each of the door switches for any signs of overheating, arcing, or burning. Also check each of them for continuity. Replace any of the switches that is visibly damaged or that only has continuity intermittently
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control panel might be defective. There are several other components
that can cause this problem, be sure to check any other components
before replacing this board.
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display is working and some of the buttons respond correctly but
some don't, the problem is with the touchpad.
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