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Venting I have the model JMV8208AAS for the past 2-years, it has a 5- speed venting, every time I put it on, the air is exhusting off the top above the door into the house, even though the venting is hooked up. it's not exhusting outside the house. What could be the problem ? there is no blockage. Please help Fazal.

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If this microwave has vented outside in the past then most likely a bird or something has built i nest in or on the vent blocking airflow. If its always been this way then in order for this model to vent though an exterior duct the blower motor has to be flipped so that it blows upwards and a vent connector needs to be installed. This is a fairly easy process once the microwave has been taken down but can be dangerous because there is a capacitor that holds 4000 volts that can discharge though the cabinet if you're not careful.

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