Microwave - Power Cord Type and Length

Over-the-Range Microwaves:

  • Most over-the-range microwaves have approximately a 40" power cord (including the plug and base of cord)

 Countertop Microwaves

  • Most models have approximately a 39" power cord.
  • Countertop Only models: The plug is a straight plug that sticks out approximately 2" 
  • Built-in capable and models with hanging kits: Flat (also called 90 degree) plug
     

Below are lengths for specific models and series:
 

GE
Size
Hotpoint
Size
Spacemaker III Series 57" RE60 Series 65"
JE62 65" RE80 Series 69.7"
Spacemaker II Series (JEM) 36" RE900 Series 58"
Spacemaker I Series 39" RE40 Series 65"
JE40 Series 58" REM Series 58"
JET200 Series 58" RVM40/60 Series 58"
JE900/1000 series 54" RE1400 Series 69.7"
JE1200/1300 series 54" RVM100 Series 68.4"
JE1400/1500 series 60"    
JE1600 series 56"    
JE1800 series 39"    
JE2160 41"    
JVM100/200/1300/1400/1600's 40"    
JVM1800/jvm3660's 39.4"    
JVM Convection (see below for 1490) 46"    
JVM1490 39"    
PVM9100/9200's 40"    
DVM & JVM7100/6100/3100's 40"    
AVM4100's 40"    
Omni Series 58"    
JET322/342/343 62"    
JEM2800 series 62"    
JE740WK 41"
JES1142SP 41"
Countertop Turntable models 39"
Microwave Wall Ovens 44"