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i have a sharp microwave model 1870 it got hit by high voltage

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i have a sharp microwave model 1870
it got hit by high voltage spike. the voltage spike also got my tv and satilite rec.
my question is it worth trying to figure out what is blown or just to replace the unit.
i noticed on sch. there is a capitor and high voltage fuse?
thanks for any help
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
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is it completely dead ? no lights no digital readout ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no lights no display no nothing
Expert:  Bryan replied 4 years ago.
okay well this has an internal in line fuse, its # XXXXX on this diagram. and it may have blown, if its bad you can go to lowes and pick up another one to replace it. if its good then the smart board is blown and thats more than a new microwave. hopefully its just the fuse. hope this helps. thanks Bryan
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