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The oven has no power. The outlet is hot. The unit will power up intermittently, but as soon as you try to turn it on it loses all power.

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This is a safety feature of the microwave. Unplug it and leave the door open for about 10 minutes and it should work again with no problems.
P.S. My kids overheat mine all the time making pop corn.

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