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My microwave oven has flashing lights and burning when I

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My microwave oven has flashing lights and burning when I turn it on. A friend put two plates with no food on to heat them and since then I have this problem.
JA: What's the microwave's make and model? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Bosch Innowave HMT8655/GB
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Not sure I can.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I have had the microwave for 11 years without a problem in the past.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 4 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you!

Expert:  Kelly replied 4 months ago.

If the flashing is inside the oven cavity, the antenna area for the magnetron is likely damaged and the microwave will need to be replaced. Where is the flashing showing at?