ApplianceWhirlpool Trash Compactor
Level of DifficultyEasy
Time to do repair15 - 30 mins
Age of Appliance1 - 4 years
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Remove compactor drawerRemove screws holding compactor to counterscrew in adjustable feet a short distanceslide compactor out far enough to unplugloosen top screws that hold tiedown strips and move tie down strips out of wayremove two phillips screws on control panelpush control panel assymbly up and out of front of compactorremove and replace wires one at a time onto new switchremove two phillips screws on old switch and removeswitch.install new switch with same screwsinstall front switch assy by inserting in front panel of compactor and pushing down untill two holes match up for phillip screws.install screwsrealign both tie down straps and tighten screwsplug in compactorpush compactor back into placelevel compactor with adjustable feetreplace tiedown screws to underside of counterreplace compactor drawerpush on/off switch to on. push start switch to start compactor.watch as compactor stops at end of cycle. Hurrah!!
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Part Number: PS405434