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I left the door open on kenmore elite microwave and it beeped and beeped. Now it will not turn on.

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SOURCE: kenmore elite advantium microwave

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Posted on Aug 12, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore microwave 721 Displays 66:66 and beeps

Try first unplugging power cable for ten minutes, and see if it clears the error.

Posted on Oct 24, 2008

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SOURCE: kenmore elite microwave oven displays "Locked" and will not respond

My Kenmore Elite microwave (don't have the model number in front of me) also mysteriously locked its own keypad (we were sitting in an adjacent room, heard a strange beep, and got up to find the LED reading "Locked."). I pressed and held down the Stop/Clear button for ~10 seconds and it returned to normal.

Posted on Dec 17, 2008

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SOURCE: Owners manual for Kenmore Elite Microwave Model 66462

A full Sears/Kenmore model number has 3 digits, a dot, then 8 more digits, such as ###.########

You can just enter your full model number at the Sears parts site.

On the resulting page, look to the right for the blue "View manuals" button. Click there.

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That Sears-related site has many free manuals. While the manuals they list there are all free, they will ask you to register.

Many times, the owner's manual will have the installation instructions inside.

If yours is not listed there for free, you would have to order it through the
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Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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SOURCE: Microwave keeps running after door has been opened

this is potentially a major design fault and could be dangerous. contact the manufacturer immediately.there are other post on the site saying the same

Posted on Feb 21, 2009

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