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Offline app1

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Microwave No Start
« on: April 04, 2014, 09:10:03 AM »
Working on a Amana Microwave and I am in way over my head. Model# AMV6167BDS and it will do nothing,no lights , nothing. Took the cover off and checked all the thermal fuses , regular fuse shows continuity. Can it still be bad? What else can I look for as I am out of my league here. HELP PLEASE!!! control board or what.... Thanks for ANY HELP!!!! :(

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2014, 09:28:01 AM »
Is there power at the outlet?
Is there power to the control board?

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2014, 09:31:09 AM »
Yes power to the outlet but how do I check for power to the board? thanks!!

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2014, 09:45:03 AM »
Should be able to tell by looking at the wiring diagram.

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2014, 09:58:04 AM »
OK I will see if I can read it! Thanks..

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2014, 10:19:27 AM »
Post the diagram here if you can. Just on my phone now on the road so it harder for me to look it up right now.

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2014, 10:24:56 AM »
Tech sheet attached. It looks like hot to the control is B8 and neutral is W6.

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2014, 11:19:08 AM »
Yes, power to the board still no lights no nothing.. How do I check transformer?It looks like it may have a small board right below the large board.

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Re: Microwave No Start
« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2014, 01:34:40 PM »
Does everyone think that it is probably the control board!! Any other thoughts or ideas? thanks again!!

 

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