07:43PM | 07/10/99
Do microwave ovens have fuses in them? I have an old Tappan (at least 10 years old) and all of a sudden it went dead. Changed to another outlet and opened the only easy to open panel on back, but that was to change the light bulb. Should I take off the back and see what is there? All of a sudden my 15 year old house seems to have multiple little electrical problems. The famous garage door opener, the smoke alarm went off at 4:30 AM and there was no smoke, a three way lamp's socket burned out a year after I replace it, and now the microwave. Maybe things are getting old like me?


11:35PM | 07/19/99

Microwave ovens are dangerous.

a)They have sharp edges inside them.
b)They have capacitors inside them.
c)They emit MICROWAVES !

I wouldn't. ~~shakes head~~

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