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No heat or rotate

Control panel operates normally. Timer counts down, fan turns on, oven light on. The turntable doesn't rotate and the microwave doesn't heat. Symptoms came on simultaneously. Perhaps not a coincidence, it occurred after popping two bags of microwave popcorn (possible low load problem?). I've already opened it up (yes, I read and adhered to all microwave maintenance safety guidelines). I checked all the connections and the only fuse I could see (20 amp, checked good). Put it back together and still no workee.

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  • NoWorkee Sep 03, 2007

    I guess door switches are the most common cause of microwave trouble. It works fine now after swapping out the door sensor switch. Cost less than $30. Thanks Bigg T.

  • Anonymous Nov 18, 2007

    Same problem for rotation or heat. I looked at the door switchesand can only sat they seem o be clean and making good can i be sure its the switch?


  • Chriswin May 25, 2008

    I got the same problem, no rotate, no heat, others seems normal. My model is FEB1999.




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Hi, I have the same problem, no heat and no rotate.

How can I check the door switches, how can I determine it is good or bad.

Do I need to open that front panel on the right hand side to check the in side.

Thanks a lot.

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Did you check the door switches?

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