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Vent on Whirlpool GH5184XP

Hello
My vent on the microwave oven blows INTO the house instead of pulling the AIR/STEAM/SMOKE OUT of the house? Is there a way to change the direction of the vent?

Or is it supposed to work that way?

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Vivalin10@yahoo.com

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  • vivalin10 Feb 26, 2008

    The information above is NOT a solution, but further clarification to my problem.

    Sorry for the confusion.

    Vivalin10

  • William Miller
    William Miller May 11, 2010

    Did it just start happening or is it a new installation?

    If you don't have your owner's manual you can download it here:

    http://whirlpool.com/custserv/index.jsp


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There is a diverter in the vent area. You can pull it out and reverse it so that the exhaust blows up and not out into the room. The owners/installation manual will show you how.

Posted on May 21, 2008

Hello
The installation happened in June 07 but it has been doing it all along. it just dawned on me that it should NOT be doing it this way, but OUT.
I have the manual but cannot find anything about the vent direction.

Posted on Feb 26, 2008

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