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Old 02-12-2008, 12:57 PM   #1
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Twice we've asked Winnebago for help. Twice they have said, oh well, not our problem. Still waiting for Sharp to do something about the microwave. Been one day short of a week. It's my oven too.
Time is running out. We leave this campground in a few days.
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Twice we've asked Winnebago for help. Twice they have said, oh well, not our problem. Still waiting for Sharp to do something about the microwave. Been one day short of a week. It's my oven too.
Time is running out. We leave this campground in a few days.
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Old 02-12-2008, 01:55 PM   #3
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Tell us more about the microwave. Apparently it failed or doesn't work. Is your coach still in warranty? What about your selling dealer?
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Old 02-12-2008, 02:33 PM   #4
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We're in Ocala, Fl. We are from NY. The microwave groaned and died. I smelled a faint burning odor.
Sharp wants to order "parts". We would like a new one since this unit is only 3 1/2 mos. old. We are limited in calling around because of the cell phone minutes. By the time they get the parts to Ocala, we will be in Daytona.
We asked Winnebago to run interference for us. When the ref. died, we asked them for help about that too.
This unit has had several problems and Winnebago doesn't seem to give a darn.

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Old 02-12-2008, 02:56 PM   #5
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I have a sharps that all the front numbers are out and when I was at forest city they were partially out but winne would not warrenty. It still works just cant read the time or setting
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Old 02-12-2008, 02:56 PM   #6
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Carol, try calling your dealer in Syracuse. Tell them your predicament. They might be able to arrange a drop-shipment of a new microwave, and arrange return of the old one to their location. You would (unfortunately) have to install the new one, but it might work.
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Old 02-13-2008, 03:42 AM   #7
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Bad Microwave Display?
Dead Unit?

http://www.MicrowaveDisplay.com

or, call them at: 765-378-4640

I have no interest in this company, only a very satisfied customer.
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Old 02-13-2008, 03:58 AM   #8
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Maybe you could change your cell service plan and get more minutes. That would be cheaper than buying a new microwave.

Get one of the nationwide plans and there are no roaming charges.
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Old 02-13-2008, 04:20 AM   #9
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I'm not far from Ocala. Here are your Sharp microwave authorized repair dealers near you. You'll find few, if any, Winnebago dealers that can repair a microwave oven.

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A & E FACTORY SERVICE
(800) 659-7003

JACKS WE FIX IT
5800 SE 39TH AVE
4/15/98
OCALA, FL 34480
(352) 622-5372
This is 0.0 mile(s) from you.

SILVER SPRINGS TV
1415 NE 32ND AVENUE
OCALA, FL 34470
(352) 732-0711
This is 5.8 mile(s) NORTH from you.

A HOLLAND SERVICE CORP
4435 SW 35TH TERR #470
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GAINESVILLE, FL 32614
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This is 37.5 mile(s) NORTH WEST from you.
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Could there be a relationship between your problems, (boiled over batteries, too warm / cold refrigerator, and failed microwave) and the use of 30 amp services on your way to Florida and during your first week or so here?
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Old 02-13-2008, 06:51 AM   #11
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I thought about that but SunCoast (we were there yesterday)didn't think the batteries had anything to do with the ref or microwave. The ref is going to have a recall on the part that was replaced. It was that wire thingy.
Got a call this morning from Winnebago. They are sending a new microwave to SunCoast at Coco Beach. Will get it swapped out next week.
Calling Syracuse ---- Meyer's?? That's a laugh.
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Old 02-13-2008, 06:58 AM   #12
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C7C, If your coach is still under warrenty take it to the nearest Winnebago dealer. Tell them that you are away fram home, on vacation,and tell them to get a new microwave for you . The winnebago warranty states that it is to be sent within 24 hours. We had the same problem and it was replaced the next day even though Sharp didn't want to send it overnight. The dealer started to call Winnebago and Sharp agreed to overnight the new oven. I think that the dealer has a lot to do with the service that you are recieving. Good Luck, Indiana Journey
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Old 02-13-2008, 11:49 AM   #13
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[QUOTE]Originally posted by C&C R:
Got a call this morning from Winnebago. They are sending a new microwave to SunCoast at Coco Beach. Will get it swapped out next week./QUOTE]
Great news! Winnebago comes through again.
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Old 02-13-2008, 12:22 PM   #14
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Funny thing They refused to help yesterday afternoon.
Then I made my post here. They called this morning.
Someone at Winnebago must read the forum.
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