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ZCGS150LSS-00 General Electric Trash Compactor - Overview

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Compactor Bags - 15 pack


Directional Switch

Used with trash compactors.


Foot Pedal - Black

Used with trash compactors.


Drive Gear - White

Used with trash compactors.










Drive Motor and Gear Kit

This motor operates the trash compactor press that helps compacts the trash.



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Trash compactor motor buzzing, often did not cycle

  • Customer: Jeffrey from San Mateo CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench set
  • 25 of 28 people found this instruction helpful
First I removed the trash compactor from the cabinet and transported it to the garage to avoid scraping the kitchen floor....I then removed the the sheetmetal cover enclosing the motor by removing several sheetmetal screws. To remove the motor, I then removed the compactor drawer and tilted the compactor onto its front (the side you pull the drawer in and ... read more

New part problem, wire harness wrong

  • Customer: mark from colorado springs CO
  • Difficulty: Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench set, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 7 of 8 people found this instruction helpful
The wire harness from the part supplier was set up wrong, two of the three wires were switched and it damm near burned up the new motor. I had to correct the error by switching the wires around so that they matched the wireing from the original motor. read more

Motor needed replaces. Not working

  • Customer: George from Danville CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench set
  • 2 of 3 people found this instruction helpful
The repairman wanted $600 to replace the motor. A replacement compactor was $800. The motor was $220 and I did it alone in 30 minutes! Easy to do.

Removed the trash container. Pulled out the compactor. Laid it on its side. Removed four srews from the bottom panel, two from the back. 4 Bolts held the motor on. Removed those, took out the motor. ... read more