Installation Built-In Trim Kits Instructions JX2127

Installation
Instructions
Built-In Trim Kits
JX2127 and JX2130
Questions? Call GE Answer Center at 800.626.2000 or Visit our Website at: www.GEAppliances.com
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
Read these instructions completely and carefully.
•
• Skill level – Installation of this appliance requires basic
mechanical and electrical skills.
• Completion time – 1-3 hours
• Proper installation is the responsibility of the installer.
• Product failure due to improper installation is not
covered under the Warranty.
• This kit is UL listed for installation alone or over
any General Electric/Hotpoint/RCA single electric
wall oven.
IMPORTANT – Save these
instructions for local inspector’s use.
•
IMPORTANT – Observe all
governing codes and ordinances.
• Note to Installer – Be sure to leave these
instructions with the Consumer.
• Note to Consumer – Keep these instructions
for future reference.
• For easier installation and personal safety, we
recommend that two people install this microwave oven.
• Unplug the microwave oven before attempting
installation of this kit.
PARTS INCLUDED
PART
FOR YOUR SAFETY:
QUANTITY
Trim Frame
1
Bottom Duct
1
Top Bracket
1
WARNING –
Before beginning the
installation, switch power off at service panel and lock
the service disconnecting means to prevent power
from being switched on accidentally. When the service
disconnecting means cannot be locked, securely fasten
a prominent warning device, such as a tag, to the
service panel.
TOOLS YOU WILL NEED
Phillips Round-Head
Screws
#2 Phillips screwdriver
Drill with 7⁄64″ bit or #35
Phillips Flat-Head
Screws
12
(2 required for
installation)
Anti-Tip Bracket
1
Bottom Bracket
1
Template
1
Pencil
Awl or punch
Scissors (optional)
READ CAREFULLY.
KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
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(27 bronze,
9 color-matched,
24 required for
installation)
Tape measure
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Installation Instructions
2 INSTALL BOTTOM BRACKET
AND BOTTOM DUCT
1 CUTOUT DIMENSIONS
Models
27″
30″
Height
16 ⁄ ″
16 ⁄ ″
Width
251⁄2″
251⁄2″
191⁄2″ or 22″
191⁄2″ or 22″
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Depth (min.)*
A Fit the tab on the bottom bracket into the slot on
the back of the bottom duct, and push down until
the bracket is flush with the bottom of the duct.
Fasten the bottom bracket to the bottom duct by
using two bronze round-head screws.
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B Disconnect the microwave oven before proceeding
with the installation.
* Min. depth with receptacle outside cabinet 191⁄2″
Min. depth with receptacle inside cabinet 22″
11⁄4″ overlap
Front
Depth
Rear
27″ Models: 9⁄16″ overlap
30″ Models: 21⁄8″ overlap
Height
Screws
C Remove any loose items inside the microwave
oven, including the turntable and turntable
support. Carefully turn the microwave oven
upside down.
D Line up the tabs on the bottom duct with the slots
on the bottom of the microwave and insert the
tabs into the slots. Secure the bottom duct with
four bronze round-head screws as shown.
Width
1″ Clearance beyond
Trim Frame
(on all sides)
1″ overlap
3″ min.
Screws
CAUTION
This trim kit uses air flow from the top, bottom and
sides of the trim frame. Blocking the air flow can
cause the microwave to function improperly and
may cause damage to the microwave.
Allow a 1″ clearance beyond the edge of the Trim
Frame to provide proper air flow.
Screws
On 27″ models, allow 11⁄4″ at the top, 9⁄16″ on the sides
and 1″ at the bottom for overlap of the Trim Frame
over the edges of the cutout.
On 30″ models, allow 11⁄4″ at the top, 21⁄8″ on the sides
and 1″ at the bottom for overlap of the Trim Frame
over the edges of the cutout.
Microwave Oven Upside Down
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Installation Instructions
3 INSTALL THE ANTI-TIP BRACKET
4 INSTALL MICROWAVE OVEN
INTO CABINET
A Draw a line on the cutout floor at the center of
the cutout, and extend the line 1⁄2″ down the face
of the cabinet.
A Slide the microwave oven part way into the cabinet
opening.
B Plug in the microwave oven.
B Fold or cut the front edge of the template, along
the front guide line. Place the template flush
along the front edge of the cutout floor, aligning
the center line of the template with the center line
of the cutout floor. Mark the centers of the two
screw holes with an awl or center punch for the
anti-tip bracket location as shown.
Bottom Duct
Anti-Tip Assembly
Anti-Tip
Bracket
Bottom Bracket
C The bottom bracket must be flat to the cutout
floor to engage correctly with the anti-tip bracket
as shown. Carefully slide the microwave oven back,
engaging the anti-tip bracket. Make sure the
power cord is not mashed or cut as you slide the
microwave into place.
Cutout Floor
C Remove the template and drill two holes for the
anti-tip bracket.
D Center the microwave oven within the
cutout opening.
E Ensure the microwave oven is accurately centered.
Line up the center line on the cabinet with the
triangular hole on the front of the bottom duct.
Screws
Anti-Tip Bracket
Cutout Opening
D Install the anti-tip bracket onto the cutout floor
using two bronze round-head screws.
Screws
Triangular
center hole
Positioning
Flange
F Drill pilot holes through the positioning flange
and then install four bronze round-head screws
at the front of the bottom duct as shown.
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Installation Instructions
5 INSTALL THE TOP BRACKET
6 INSTALL THE TRIM FRAME
A Place the top bracket on the top of the microwave
oven, with the tabs on the top and sides of the
bracket fitting squarely against the microwave
oven.
A Place the trim frame over the microwave oven.
B Snap the two spring clips on the trim frame into
the slots on the top bracket.
Tabs
Slots
Screws
Spring Clips
Tabs
C Open the microwave oven door. Secure the trim
frame using four screws (two round-head screws
on the inside top and two flat-head screws on the
inside bottom, colored to match your trim kit).
B Drill pilot holes through the holes in the top
bracket. Attach the top bracket to the cabinet
using nine bronze round-head screws.
Round-head screws
(color-matched to your trim kit)
Flat-head screws
(color-matched to your trim kit)
7 REPLACE ANY LOOSE ITEMS
A Your trim kit is now fully installed. Replace any
loose items that were removed from the inside
of the microwave oven. Save or discard the extra
screws. Do not place them in the microwave oven.
B Keep these installation instructions for future
reference.
C Replace house fuse or close circuit breaker to
restore power at the service panel.
Part No. 164D3370P243
Pub. No. 49-40303
10-02 JR
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