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Light turns on Automatically

Every day at the exact same time, the light turns on automatically. I cannot find any setting for this. Any suggetions??? Thanks, Ric

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If you don't have the onwer's manual, it's online here:

 

http://www.fixya.com/support/p50922-amana_amv5164_1000_watts_microwave_oven/manual-1726/page-5

 

See page 7 for Control Setup button functions.

Posted on Oct 12, 2007

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