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I have 1200 watt Sharp microwave that has quit cooking, the

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I have 1200 watt Sharp microwave that has quit cooking, the light comes on and the timer counts down but that is all it does
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Dave replied 7 years ago.
You probably have a bad door switch. The main door switch overheats and fails.
Dave and 3 other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

Is this something i could do myself or doi need to find someone to service the item and will it be cost effective to repair

Expert:  Dave replied 7 years ago.
The switch is a $10 part,you have to take off the control panel or the outer jacket to access it though.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thank you dave
Expert:  Dave replied 7 years ago.
Your Welcome.

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