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KUCC151B0 KitchenAid Trash Compactor - Overview

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$16.38

15" Compactor Bags - 15 Pack

These bags will fit most 15" rectangular compactors.

$26.14

Drive Gear Kit

This kit is used for trash compactors. It includes both gears, pin spring, C-ring, ram stop, and ram cam.

$1.95

Foot, Front - Single

Sold Individually.

$5.54

Touch-Up Paint - White

$9.06

Charcoal Filter

Sold individually.

$46.03

Rotary Switch Kit

This kit comes an on-off rotary switch, and two chrome knobs.

$49.80

15" White Plastic Compactor Bags - 60 Pack

$29.75

Directional Switch

$11.30

15" Compactor Bag Carrier with Easy Grip Handles

Compactor bags are sold separately.

$7.08

Container Roller Bearing

Appliance takes 2 - Sold individually.

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Compactor stuck in lower position

  • Customer: Asbjorn from The Woodlands TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 19 of 21 people found this instruction helpful
Moved the compactor out from under cabinet and unplugged the powercable.Laid compactor over on its side Removed the top (4 screws) and base plate (3 screws) as well as the coverplate for the motor(3 screws)Found that large drive was broken in half. Used two screwdrivers to start split ring then pliers to pull it off the rest of the way.
Removed the driv... read more

Old Plastic Compactor Key Became Brittle and Broke

  • Parts Used:
  • Key
  • Customer: Ron from El Paso TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers
  • 18 of 22 people found this instruction helpful
Original key part number was 776586 as found underneath the the rim of the broken key. It's known as a compactor key, or a key-knob, but in layman's terms, I would call it the "off-on-start" knob. The replacement part number was 386676, and fits perfectly.
The original key had become old and brittle, and eventually just broke apart. This was a 30... read more

Trash Compactor ram wouldn't lower

  • Customer: Scott from Indianapolis IN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 14 of 15 people found this instruction helpful
I pulled the trash compactor out from under the counter.

I took out the four screws that kept the top cover in place to expose the ram.

The gear shafts were turning but the ram would not lower, at first I though the ram drive bolts were stripped and it wouldn't engage the shaft. Then I realized there was a mechanical directional\limit s... read more