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Microwave turns and lights...

Microwave turns and lights but is not heating. Could I have pushed wrong button?

Contractor's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?

Whirpool model gh5176xpq

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes?

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Can this be reprogrammed?

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