09:11AM | 05/12/03
Member Since: 05/11/03
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I bought a home with a microhood and It does not exhaust to the exterior so all the odors from cooking are staying inside of the house. My question is: does anybody knows? if this Kenmore model # 665-68601991 may be configured so it could vent to the outside or the attic.
Any thoughts would be appreciated,


03:30PM | 05/12/03
Member Since: 11/11/02
2271 lifetime posts
I don't know about your specific model but most OTR microwaves can either be vented outdoors or set to just recirculate through an activated charcoal filter.

Check the owner's and/or installation instructions to see if possible and what needs to be done. If there wasn't any left for it, contact S E A R S for replacement(s) or to find out for sure.

I do not believe it would be up to building codes to vent it into an attic. Plan on ducting it directly to the outdoors if you intend to do it!

Dan O.
The Appliance Information Site


[This message has been edited by DanO (edited May 12, 2003).]

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