Under the counter units often I be lighter than under cabinet microwave but caution should still take steps to ensure they are properly installed. Using a tape measure, mark the center of the area of the wall you are mounting the support plate under cabinet microwave with a pencil. Locate the wall studs with a touch on the wall with his knuckles a hollow noise occurs when no nails and a stronger, more solid sound, where the studs are. Mark with pencil.
Attach the wall template that came with the installation kit and align the center of the template with the mark you made halfway on the back wall. Hold the template below the kitchen cupboard. To assemble the dish safely, align and mark at least one of the holes in the bottom screws of the template with a wall stud.
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Using the template below cabinets, drill four holes 3/8 inch where indicated and 2 inch hole for the power cord. Lift the under cabinet microwave with a partner and hang it on support tabs located at the bottom of the mounting plate. Fit the power cord through the hole and tighten all the screws on the top cover.