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I am installing a whirlpool above range microwave model

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I am installing a whirlpool above range microwave model umv1160cs. One of the first steps involves rotating the blower. I can’t get the blower motor to raise up so I can turn it. Any advice will be appreciated.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: Bought it today. This is initial install. Model # is umv1160cs.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes. I am working on it now.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I think that’s it. The blower motor is supposed to lift up so I can rotate it. It will not budge even after I have removed the appropriate screws.
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