Why is my microwave sparking?

Left double quote

Food that has splattered or dripped in the microwave can continue to cook.

Answered by Dave, Electrical Safety Expert

Any food that has splattered or dripped in the microwave can continue to cook, causing sparks inside your microwave. Make sure you regularly clean and maintain your electrical appliance. You should also check the manufacturer’s instructions and contact them directly should you have any concerns around this.

Not what you were looking for?

Submit a question to our team and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. You’ll be notified by email once your question has been answered.