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My microwave took a dump there's a big hole in top inspection

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my microwave took a dump there's a big hole in top inspection cover and it smokes and sparks when you turn it on
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.
This is not a fixable issue if there is a hole in the top cover anymore I'm sorry to say. Those sparks mean that the magnetron is arcing out to the wave guide and the wave guide is now damaged which isn't replaceable. The entire microwave would need to be replaced to resolve this issue.
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.
Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open. Is there anything else I can help you with? If not, please remember to rate my service to complete our conversation.