trash compactor justs hums when u lift the pedal

ApplianceGeneral Electric Trash Compactor

Modelgcg1580ss

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

gerard From dorchester, MA

Dec 12, 2010

2 out of 3 people found this instruction helpful

after contacting GE about 3yr old product for 94.00 a service man will tell you thst it needs a new motor another couple of days and parts and labor (cheaper to buy a new one) ordered motor myself and took out 6 sheet metel screws remove the bottom panel and plastic fly wheel and liftrd out motor and replace and put new flywheel on and attched wires and was good to go all for $214.00 thanks again

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Drive Motor and Gear Kit

Part Number: PS2359919

$267.61
In Stock