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My electric oven is making a loud boom sound what is it

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Expansion and contraction of the panels.

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It's probably the metal wall of the oven when heat comes on. Expanding or contracting

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it is most likely the magna tron arcing over or at least a high voltage leak in that areaif it is the magnatron it will have tobe replaced
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Magnetron


If the microwave is loud or noisy only when cooking, the magnetron tube might be defective. The magnetron uses high voltage, high current DC power to generate the microwave frequency that cooks the food. Under normal circumstances the magnetron is nearly silent. However if it is damaged or nearly burned out it can begin emitting high pitched or growling noises. It's not normally dangerous to use a microwave oven when it makes these noises, but they are an indication that the magnetron is almost dead and will need to be replaced.

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Stirrer Motor


If the microwave is loud or noisy the stirrer motor might be worn out. The stirrer is a metal blade which slowly turns around, deflecting the microwave energy in a random pattern inside the microwave oven. As the motor nears the end of its useful life it begins to make grinding noises. The microwave will not heat food evenly without this stirrer, the motor should be replaced.

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If the microwave is loud or noisy the turntable motor might be worn out. This is a common problem and relatively easy to replace.
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Find big lump that says on magnatron with model nos etc on, any good electrical supply shop ( Maplins etc) should stock new one.

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