DIY microwave repair

Microwaves are convenient home appliances that can cook in a jiffy. Usually, remembering to clean your microwave regularly, inside and out can keep problems at bay. When this marvellous appliance stops working or makes odd noises just when you are about to reheat something, it can make life difficult.

Often, microwave repair can be a quick and easy process the can be fixed inexpensively. At Service Force, we have compiled the most common microwave repair issues that are likely to occur.

Unplug the power cord before you attempt any repairs. If you are unsure how to handle something, call a technician to resolve microwave repair safely.

Here are common microwave repair issues:

  • Sparks from your microwave
  • Clicking sounds
  • Buzzing or humming sounds



While self-service is the best help, if your microwave has stopped heating completely, the high voltage diode, door switches or magnetron may be faulty.Sparking and clicking sounds can also be caused by a faulty magnetron which is usually silent. As this is a high voltage component this should only be replaced by a qualified technician.

At Service Force, we stock original parts and would be more than happy to offer you a free microwave repair quote. Call 08445 610 647 now. We’ll have your microwave running as quickly as possible.

Please visit our blog for more helpful articles, how-to guides and resources about the maintenance, operation and history of the microwave and of other appliances.