Change out defective switch

ApplianceKitchenAid Trash Compactor

Model

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Edward From Deerfield Beach, FL

Aug 31, 2011

9 out of 10 people found this instruction helpful

Pulled out compactor drawer and removed same, slid the compactor cabinet out and unpluged the appliance. Removed the two phillips head screws to release the control panel. lossened the locking nut from switch. matched the switches to be sure parts were the same,switched the wires to the new switch and reinstalled.replaced phillips screws, all Done !!!

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Rotary Switch Kit

Part Number: PS382679

$52.47
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Part Number: PS1782408

$11.30
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