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Exhaust fan A friend of ours gave us an above the range microwave and I was wondering do I have to vent this model or does the front vents do the job? KENMORE MICROWAVE MODEL-665.61622100 SEARS and ROEBACK 60179 any info would be great, Thanks you, Mary

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