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I have a Frigidaire FMV156DBA built-in over-the-counter microwave that started behaving erratically tonight. The light started blinking on and off, accompanied by a repeated beeping. I unplugged the unit and plugged it back in. Then the fan started turning on and off repeatedly, and again, the beeping. After I unplugged it and plugged it back in, the unit wouldn't work at all. I plugged it back in and the beeping started on its own a few minutes later. i unplugged it and let it sit unplugged for a few minutes, then plugged it in and it worked fine. Any idea what could have caused the problem, and do you think I should I have the unit serviced?

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Yes have it serviced. Sounds like there is a loose/corroded connection inside and loose connections can cause fires. The intermittent/ramdom operation is indicative of this.

Posted on Apr 08, 2011

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