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My panasonic microwave stops after about 20 seconds

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My panasonic microwave stops after about 20 seconds
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 6 years ago.
Hello I'm Larry and thank you for using this service. I'll be helping you with your problem today.

do you stilll need help?

Edited by Larry on 12/4/2010 at 4:50 PM EST
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
If I try to defrost or cook anything i programme the heat level (say medium) for 5 minutes. The microwave starts and after about 20-30 seconds it stops.If i press start again it will not start up. it also is not even getting warm during that 30 seconds. and there are no beeps when it stops
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 6 years ago.
does the turntable still work when heating?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Yes it does still go round. I have also switch it off at the mains then started it up again ,still no joy
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 6 years ago.
the control board is the problem ,, the relays are getting hot and shutting it down and it will cost about $205 and you can get it at a local appliance parts dealer near you with the model number ,, Glad i could help you with your problem today so please press the accept button for me before you leave so i may be paid ,, Thanks
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 6 years ago.
i will be going offline at 7:00 CST today so if you still need help please ask now or press the accept for me please,,, i will be back on tomarrow ,, thanks
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