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Recirculating over the range micro does not take care of steam

When cooking on the range top (potatoes, vegetables, etc) the steam is not sucked in by the micro vent. The steam forms all over the microwave. Why ?

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  • sjcunha Jan 26, 2009

    it does not vent outside ... its a recirculating ventless micro... the vents are clean.... is this the way it is supposed to work ??? it is only 5 months old

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Mayny reason. Does it vent outside? If not you are not getting a great amount of air flow. Are you filters clean? Dirty filters will stop max air movement. These are not the best machines for moving air but they sure are great spacemakers. Not sure if this can be fixed by any means other than a true vent hood.

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  • Chad Light Jan 26, 2009

    That is what I hear from alot of customers. They are not the best way to vent. Alot of sales people will just sell them to close a sale.

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