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Microwave does not turn off

My SHARP microwave model R-1514 turned on by itself and will not turn off even when door is opened.  Only solution is to unplug. 

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  • Gadi May 20, 2008

    Also, my SHARP microwave model R-1810A turned on by itself and will not turn
    off even when door is opened. Only solution is to unplug. Just to clarify, its ONLY the humming noise that just keeps running, (the same sound as if the microwave was turned on).

  • Gadi May 20, 2008

    My SHARP microwave model R-1810A also turned on by itself and will not turn
    off even when door is opened. Only solution is to unplug. Just to clarify, only the humming noise is turned on and cannot be stopped. However, otherwise, the microwave works just fine; if you can bear the constant microwave hummming even after the microwaving has finished.

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This is usually caused by either a bad door switch, a loose door switch mount, or a problem on the control panel.

Even though a door switch clicks, it may still be bad inside.

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety, disassembly and door switches at our site, linked here on Fixya: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

You can get Sharp parts from Tritronics at http://www.wehaveparts.com

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We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety, disassembly and door switches at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

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