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I bought a KitchenAid 24" microwave oven and trim kit.to replace an old KitchenAid 24" oven. The old oven set on the built-in shelf with a stainless steel trim panel around the oven to trim the cut-out. There seemed to be adequate ventilation with the oven sitting on the shelf. There were two "L" brackets behind the oven that kept it from being pushed too far into the cut out. The new oven trim kit has two rails that raise the oven 1-3/4". I do not have the vertical height to raise the oven that much. Can I set the oven on the wooden shelf or on the metal duct mounted on the shelf and use the old stainless steel trim panel? If the oven needs to be raised on the rails for adequate ventilation, then I will have to return it and find a smaller oven. Thanks

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As long as there is ventilation at the back and somewhere for the air to come out go ahead and use you imagination to make the trim kit look good to the eye. Making those tough decisions is what installers do.

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I would contact the dealer or store you purchased it form or visit Neff online at http://www.neff.co.uk

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I ordered a trim kit from a on-line group who will make it to fit your needs. I can't think of their name but you can find them by doing a search. I ordered the black to go with my SS mic/conv oven and it looks great. Was not difficult to install.

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No personally, but the lack of results when I do a Google search concerns me!

I would look at the owner's manual and make a note of their contact info.

Hopefully they have a Web site, especially one that has good links for customer service, servicers, and FAQs and help.

If they just have a phone number listed, beware!

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Make sure the door is aligned and closes safety switches.

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You can find the exploded view on the searspartsdirect.com website. You need to enter the complete part number, or ZMC1095BB001, and confirm colors befor eordering parts.

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