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NEED AN INSTRUCTION MANUAL FOR THIS DACOR RANGE. HOW DO I GET ONE?

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You can get user manual of Dacor range in this site http://kitchen.manualsonline.com/manuals/mfg/dacor/dacor_range_product_list.html

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Unit shuts down every 59 sec. No matter how much time, with or without anything in micro and I figure to replace motor and switch. How do I get to those parts in unit? Does it have to come down?


This is a problem in one of the damper-related components, either the switch or motor or the damper door may be binding.

The damper is a door inside that opens or closes depending on cooking mode. If the controller senses that the door is not in the right position, it will shut down the cook cycle.

Dacor-branded PCOR30-series microwaves are just cosmetically altered versions of the Sharp R1870-series ovens.

These Sharp-made models stop after 59 seconds when there's damper toruble.

See the attached sample drawing below for a typical damper assembly.

We have the applicable service manuals for the Sharp models and have uploaded it to our site here and here to help you in disassembling and troubleshooting your Dacor version.

You can find the Dacor PCOR parts list here and you can order Dacor parts by part number here.

If a switch is all you need, we offer a universal type for only $7.50 postpaid which you can order here.

You will have to remove the oven from the wall and remove the outer cover to access, test & replace damper parts.

Just refer to your installation instructions.

If for some reason you don't still have yours, scroll down to the bottom of this page to find yours.

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Sep 29, 2011 | Dacor PCOR30 Convection/Microwave Oven

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Pcor30s shuts off at 59 sec mark. Do I need to take down to get to damper motor,switch and door? Is it on rt. Side? Thanks, rick


They're on the left side, and yes, you need to remove the oven from the wall, then take off the outer cover to get access.

This Dacor oven is just a cosmetically-altered version of the Sharp R-1870-series ovens.

So the installation instructions for the R-1870-series will help you get it down. They're here.

We have the R-1874 service manuals here and here, and the PCOR30 parts list here.
We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Sep 29, 2011 | Dacor PCOR30 Convection/Microwave Oven

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Can the handle be replace without removing the microwave from the wall?


Yes, you will need to separate the door panels.

The service manual is here and the parts list is here. You can order Dacor parts by part number from the Pros here.

Aug 03, 2011 | Dacor DMT2420SS Microwave Oven

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Microwave wasn't heating properly and now the door won't open. The button you push to open the door usually has tension on it but now it has none.


You can remove the control panel assembly, then you'll be able to see the door opening parts.

At our Web site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

The Dacor PCOR30 is essentially a rebranded Sharp R-1874, so the relevant Sharp service manuals (here and here) will help you with disassembly if you need more help.

The Sharp manuals will not have the proper Dacor part numbers.

For that, see the Dacor PCOR parts list here.

Our favorite place to order Dacor parts is by part number from the Pros here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Jun 19, 2011 | Dacor PCOR30 Convection/Microwave Oven

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Dacor DM024S runs but does not head anything


It sounds like the magnetron may have either failed or is not being supplied with the extremely high voltage required to run it.

YOUR SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT

This is a job for a professional but if you are safety clued up, here's instruction.
Make sure the !!!!capacitor is discharged!!!!! before attempting any sort of repair.
Check the door interlock switches first then the high voltage diode with either an AVO model 8 or moving coil meter on high resistance range for short circuit, (DVM's won't show the fault!), the capacitor can fail and go short circuit, the feed fuse on the primary of the high voltage transformer and then finally, the magnetron is best checked by substitution.
Hope that helps.

Jan 14, 2011 | Dacor DMO24SS Microwave Oven

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Dacor DMT2420 turntable not rotating.


It may be a bad turntable motor or coupler, or the motor may not be getting power due to a bad connection or relay on the control circuit board (which we repair).

The service manual is here and the parts list is here.



You can order Dacor parts by part number from the Pros here.

Dec 07, 2009 | Dacor DMT2420SS Microwave Oven

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Door won't open


What usually breaks is the door open lever, but it may also be that the rear side of the door open button has worn down too far to work.

On a counter top model, the outer cover will need to be removed to diagnose and repair this. On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be
removed.

If yours is a DMT2420 or other counter top model that is built into a cubbly hole and surrounded by a metal grille (built-in kit), the kit will have to be removed, then the oven will slide out of the opening.

Once it's out, you can remove the outer cover and you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

The model tag will either be on the back or around the door frame or control panel frame, or maybe inside the cooking cavity.

We have several Dacor microwave service manuals at our site:
It's a pain, but for Dacor the parts list are separate:
Once you have the part number of the part you need, you can order by part number here.

(This site does not list Dacor by model number, only by part number)

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Aug 03, 2009 | Dacor DMT2420SS Microwave Oven

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My dacor microwave touch screen display is blank


We regularly repair such control units for customers nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid in about a week or so with a one-year guarantee.

At our Web site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

We also have the service manuals. Just let us know your model and we can give you a link to the service manual for step by step disassembly instructions.

Feel free to contact me directly (and please remind me of your model number from the tag on the unit) for more information & help.

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Jun 29, 2009 | Dacor PMOR30 Microwave Oven

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Dacor DMO24 microwave oven door stuck


What usually breaks is the door open lever.

On an over-the-range model, only the control panel needs to be removed. Please unplug the oven first.

If you or someone you know wants to look into this, we have critical safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

Once it is apart, you'll be able to see how the door open button would press against the door open lever, which would then lift up against the door latch heads (hook-like projections on the door) and the door should open.

Dacors are made by Sharp, and one of these service manuals below may help you.

http://www.microwavedisplay.com/r530es_sm.pdf
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/R530EKF_R530ESF_R530EWF_sm.pdf
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/r530bk_bw_sm.pdf

To order Dacor parts, I recommend you visit http://www.apdepot.com/index.asp

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Jun 22, 2008 | Dacor PCOR30 Convection/Microwave Oven

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Heats but tray does not rotate...


This one does not have a turntable shutoff option, which is available most commonly on over the range models.

You likely have a bad turntable motor or turntable support (the 3-legged part with rollers).

If yours is a Dacor DMT2420, it is essentially a rebranded Sharp model R440DK/DW / R540DK/DW.

There was an issue with the original turntable motor on these Sharps.

The new Sharp turntable motor kit is part # RMOTDA264/KIT and they are available from Tritronics at http://www.wehaveparts.com

I cannot guarantee that this is the correct Sharp part for this Dacor, but I believe it is, based on the other parts being the same.

Another thing to be sure of is that your turntable support does not have a cracked coupler (the part that connects to the motor) and you need to be sure the legs are straight.

Sometimes heat and weight cause the legs to bend so that the coupler will no longer go down far enough to make contact with the motor shaft.

To fix these, I use a gas stove burner or torch to heat up the area where the legs connect to the hub, then I turn it upside down with a weight on the hub / coupler and leave it until it cools.

This straightens the legs back, and you can do this once or twice before you have to replace the support. But if the support is cracked or charred, it needs to be replaced.

The Sharp turntable support part number is FROLPB025MRK0 and it's also available from Tritronics.

If you don't want to take the chance, the Dacor part numbers are:

66245 motor Ref # 1-11
66184 support Ref # 6-3

But it will depend on your supplier as to whether these are original parts prone to failure or the new and improved parts.

You can order the Dacor parts from sources listed here:
http://ww1.dacor.com/findus/PartsDistr.asp

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Dec 01, 2007 | Dacor DMT2420 1200 Watts Microwave Oven

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