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Sansui Microwave: Nothing Happens when you hit start

I have a Sansui microwave. You set the timer and hit start, but nothing happens, beside the timer counting down. Opening and closing the door a few times seems to resolve the issue, but this is annoying.

Any ideas?

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There is a safty door switch,if that switch is not making proper contact this thing happens.open the microwave look for safty switch and replace it or if you know how to open it then clean it and it should work

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