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Over The Range Microwave Oven
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
• • inspector's use. Read these instructions completely and carefully Proper installation is the responsibility of the installer. Product failure due to improper installation is not covered under the Warranty. Please read all instructions thoroughly before installing the Over the Range Microwave Oven. Two people are recommended to install this product. If a new electrical outlet is required, its installation should be completed by a qualiﬁed electrician before the Microwave Oven is installed. See 3 ELECTRICAL GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS on page 2.
IMPORTANT Save these instructions for local IMPORTANT Observe all governing codes and
• NOTE TO INSTALLER - Be sure to leave these instructions with the Consumer. • NOTE TO CONSUMER - Keep these instructions for future reference. • SKILL LEVEL - Installation of this appliance requires basic mechanical and electrical skills. •
1 MOUNTING SPACE
This Microwave Oven/Hood requires a mounting space on a wall as shown in Figure 1. It is designed to be used with standard 12" wall cabinets.
2 WALL CONSTRUCTION
This Microwave Oven/Hood should be mounted against and supported by a ﬂat vertical wall. The wall must be ﬂat for proper installation. If the wall is not ﬂat, use spacers to ﬁll in the gaps. Wall construction should be a minimum of 2" x 4" wood studding and ³⁄8" or more thick dry wall or plaster/lath. The mounting surfaces must be capable of supporting weight of 110 pounds-the oven and contents-AND the weight of all items which would normally be stored in the top cabinet above the unit. The unit should be attached to a minimum of one 2" x 4" wall stud or two 2" x 3" wall studs. To ﬁnd the location of the studs, one of the following methods may be used: A. Use a stud finder, a magnetic device which locates the nails in the stud. B. Use a hammer to tap lightly across the mounting surface to find a solid sound. This will indicate stud location.
66" or more from floor
12" 30" 15.5" 30" or more from cooking surface
At least 2"
The center of the stud can be located by probing the wall with a small nail to ﬁnd the edges of the stud and then placing a mark halfway between the edges. The center of any adjacent studs will normally be 16" or 24" to either side of this mark.
For customers in the United States and Canada United States: 1-800-944-9044 Canada: 1-800-265-8352 READ CAREFULLY. KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS. 316495062 February 2011 TINSEB221WRRZ-EL91 Printed in Thailand
As a guide to installation, see page 8 for Mounting Template Information.