Removing The Mounting Plate; Finding The Wall Studs - Kenmore 40180099010 Installation Instructions Manual

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Installation Instructions
1.PLACEMENT
OF THE MOUNTING PLATE
A. REMOVING THE MICROWAVE
OVEN FROM THE CARTON/
REMOVING THE MOUNTING
PLATE
1.
Remove
the installation instructions, Exhaust
adaptor, filters, glass tray and the small hardware
bag. Do not remove the Styrofoam
3rotecting
the
front of the oven.
2, Fold back all 4 carton flaps fully against carton
sides. Then carefully
roll the oven and carton over
onto the top side. The oven should
be resting in
the Styrofoam.
3. Pull the carton up and off the oven.
4, Remove
and properly
discard
plastic bags.
Screws
Screws
Mounting
Plate
T
5, Remove
the 2 screws from the mounting
plate.
This plate will be used as the rear wall template
and for mounting.
NOTE: You will have to reuse two screws
in original
Ioction of outcase
after removing
mounting
plate.
B. FINDING THE WALL STUDS
iWall Studs
1.
Find the studs, using one of the following
methods:
A. Stud finder-a
magnetic
device which locates
nails.
OR
B. Use a hammer
to tap lightly across the
mounting
surface
to find a solid sound. This
will indicate a stud location.
2. After locating the stud(s),
find the center by
probing the wall with a small nail to find the edges
of the stud. Then place a mark halfway
between
the edges. The center of any adjacent
studs
should be 16" or 24" from this mark.
3. Draw a line down the center of the studs.
THE MICROWAVE
MUST BE CONNECTED
TO AT
LEAST
ONE WALL STUD.
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