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I just bought a GE Profile PEM31 microwave oven and want to mount it under a cabinet, but their mounting kit will not be useful because of the geometry of the space (e.g. the oven will extend out a bit from the cabinet), and I will need to improvise my own solution. What I need to know is the thread size spec for the bolts that go into the holes in the top of the oven. I would appreciate this information.

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SOURCE: One stud in the middle for an OTR Microwave Install?

i had the same trouble, yes i used a solid bolt to hold the microwave bracket in the stud then used the biggest toggle bolts that will fit, also the cabinet will not have to be changed. it works fine, if you had a vent a hood dont forget to hook up the exhaust vent. i figure your old exhaust vent is in the cabinet like mine was

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SOURCE: NEED TO REMOVE WALL MOUNTED GE JVM1190BY002 MICROWAVE

I also have a JVM1190 and was baffled as to removal. My very handy brother solved it in two minutes. Above the door and keypad there is a long grill secured by two small squarehead (Robertson) screws. Remove the screws and grill and you will see on either side of the opening a long bolt. They go through to the back of the microwave where the support plate attached to the wall. The bolts have a slot in the middle for a flat blade screwdriver. Simply turn the bolt to release from the back plate. Make sure there is a helper underneath as the microwave is fairly heavy. Do the reverse for re-installation.

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SOURCE: What size of bolts are needed to mount a GE

1/4 inch

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SOURCE: NEED SPEC. SHEET.

Head over to the manufacture's website.

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Typically - they have a SUPPORT section that you enter your full model number in, and you can download the manual for free.

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