Question about Microwave Ovens
My whirlpool mh1140xm microwave/light and vent stopped working. I removed the grease filters to clean them, As I was putting them back, there was a 'blow sound' and the microwave is not working. What could have happened? How can I fix it?
We see (and repair) this a lot. The problem is on the control panel, which
we regularly repair nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid.
This light failure often occurs when a bulb goes out and the filament shorts, or when the bulbs are removed or installed without first unplugging the oven from the power line. Either can cause such a failure on the controller.
This can often also affect the exhaust fan operation, too. The lights and fan can be inoperable or stuck on too.
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Posted on Aug 28, 2008
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