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For the Jenn-Air Model JMV8208AA The microwave was dealer installed and is room vented. The vent does not pull vapors from the cook top of the oven. Regardless of the venting level used, the pull from underneath does not change. However, the fans are running and the level of air exiting the upper filter increases with the increase of the vent level setting. All filters are clean. Even if the lower grease filters are removed there is no noticable difference in suction. As a result, we have the vapors exiting into the room. Our charcoal filter is not dirty at all. What could be the problem?

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Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

Well first of all I would take a piece of paper or newspaper, and put it up by the vents, the paper should be sucked on by the vent.. If it does that you have suction. if it does not hold the paper, you should get a warranty repair, i am assuming this new.

If the unit is install to far above the stove you may have a issue.

But long story short, the room vented units, do not really pull much smoke, they pull better on outside venting. you are just putting smoke/steam back into the room, just a little cleaner.

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