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Frigidaire microwave made a slight Clicking sound and went

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dark after hitting "Start" JA: Can...
Frigidaire microwave made a slight Clicking sound and went dark after hitting "Start"
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Frigidaire is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: 15 mos. Model No. FGMV175QFA
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Depends on the issue...
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: After the unit went dark, checked the wall plug, and it beeped once... then nothing. I am semi technical, and good with tools
Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Appliance
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8/10/2017
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago
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Do you have a Volt-Ohm meter and know how to use it? to be able to do any component or voltage testing

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
can you give me an idea of what the problem may be before i decide if i will be able to fix it?
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

ok you will need to open the control panel and on the electronic control board on the Number 1 terminal you will have one red wire and one brown wire test those two for 120 volts A/C

Since when you powered it up it beeps I would speculate that it is a bad control board .

A new control board will run you almost $200. for the part

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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

Are you wanting to do the test for the control board to see if it in fact does have voltage to it?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
how do i open the control panel?
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

you will need to remove the grill above the microwave (two screws on the cop of the microwave metal cabinet)

Then the console has one screw on top of it .

remove the screw and the control /console will drop down and the control board is mounted on the inside of the console.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I am sorry. I have been called away. Cannot continue now.
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

no problem

Just copy This conversations URL and paste it into your favorites and get back to me when you can!

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you.
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 4 months ago

Anytime!!

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