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Microwave oven My Imperial microwave oven is not heating food.

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  • cinnamon59 Aug 21, 2008

    The light and fan turn on and it sounds normal as it cycles through but the food is only slightly warmed. 

    model #NB1000

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    When you hit Start to cook, do the inside light and turntable come on?

    Any unusual noises?

    Is it louder or quieter than usual?

    Do you have the model number?


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Oh, so it only heats a little, but it does heat some.

Assuming your line voltage levels are correct, I would suspect the magnetron.

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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