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6651336581 Kenmore Trash Compactor - Overview

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Drive Gear Kit – Part Number: 882699
Drive Gear Kit
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PartSelect #: PS398589
Manufacturer #: 882699
This is the drive gear kit for the ram that compacts the trash inside your compactor. If your compactor ram is getting stuck, there is excess noise during its cycle, or if your compactor does not stop...
$61.26
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Screw, 8/18 x 3/8 – Part Number: WP90767
Screw, 8/18 x 3/8
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PartSelect #: PS11746840
Manufacturer #: WP90767
This screw is sold individually.
$7.76
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Foot, Front - Single – Part Number: WPW10001130
Foot, Front - Single
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PartSelect #: PS11747965
Manufacturer #: WPW10001130
The front facing foot is sold individually. It is used on your washing machine and can also be known as an adjustable leveling leg. This specific front facing leveling leg has a rubber foot. It is imp...
$7.48
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15" Compactor Bag Carrier with Easy Grip Handles – Part Number: 13030RP
15" Compactor Bag Carrier with Easy Grip Handles
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PartSelect #: PS1782408
Manufacturer #: 13030RP
This 15 inch compactor bag carrier fits around the compactor bag inside the compactor and is used to easily lift and remove trash compactor bags once they are full. Simply place the reusable bag carri...
$34.68
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Directional Switch – Part Number: WP777811
Directional Switch
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PartSelect #: PS11744742
Manufacturer #: WP777811
The function of the directional switch on your trash compactor is to ensure the ram lowers to compress your trash, then returns to the top position. If your trash compactor does not complete this task...
$63.77
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Power Nut – Part Number: WP777533
Power Nut
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PartSelect #: PS11744741
Manufacturer #: WP777533
This part is a power nut, and it is intended to be used in conjunction with trash compactors. The function of this nut is to fasten to the side of the ram where it is threaded. When the power screw ro...
$58.80
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Screw - 8-18 x 1/2 – Part Number: WP302868
Screw - 8-18 x 1/2
PartSelect #: PS11740645
Manufacturer #: WP302868
Sold Individually.
$7.76
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Rotary Switch Kit – Part Number: 675382
Rotary Switch Kit
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PartSelect #: PS382679
Manufacturer #: 675382
The rotary switch kit is also known as the start switch or the on and off switch, and is used to power on your trash compactor. The function of the rotary switch kit is to control the electrical power...
$135.04
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Touch-Up Paint - White – Part Number: 72017
Touch-Up Paint - White
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PartSelect #: PS385132
Manufacturer #: 72017
This touch-up paint can be used on a wide variety of household appliances. It is most often used on washers, dryer, refrigerators, dishwashers, ranges, freezers, trash compactors, or microwaves. It is...
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Drawer Roller – Part Number: WP9871602
Drawer Roller
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PartSelect #: PS11747573
Manufacturer #: WP9871602
This bearing roller may also be known as the wheel assembly or the container roller bearing, and it is a piece for your trash bin. The function of this bearing is to work in conjunction with your tras...
$15.84
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Wheel Assembly - Kit of 2 – Part Number: 882688
Wheel Assembly - Kit of 2
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PartSelect #: PS398587
Manufacturer #: 882688
This wheel assembly, or roller assembly, is for a trash compactor. The kit includes two wheels that are approximately 1 inch in diameter each. The wheels allow the trash compactor container to roll in...
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Spray Paint - 12 oz. - White – Part Number: 350930
Spray Paint - 12 oz. - White
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PartSelect #: PS347819
Manufacturer #: 350930
Appliance spray paint is a great way to cover up any chips and scratches that have appeared on your appliances. Instead of replacing the part entirely, this is an easy fix. This is also a great way to...
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Doesn’t stop at end of compacting cycle
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Compactor ram gets stuck
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Noisy
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Trash Compactor ram wouldn't lower
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 switch at the top that controlled the power and direction the gear shafts were turning, this switch was broken.

Just had to take off the front plate that was held on by a number of screws and replace the switch that was held on by two more screws. It had five wires attached to it, the new switch was clearly labeled as to which color wire went where.
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Directional Switch
  • Scott from Indianapolis, IN
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    15 - 30 mins
  • Tools:
    Nutdriver, Screw drivers
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Change out defective switch
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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15" Compactor Bag Carrier with Easy Grip Handles Rotary Switch Kit
  • Edward from Deerfield Beach, FL
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
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Scratches in Surface
This product comes in a bottle with a brush like Liquid Paper. It goes on incredibly easy. A second coat might be needed. I wanted to prevent rust from setting in so I covered the scratches and dings. The paint is a little brighter since my washer is 10 years old but it still looks great.
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Touch-Up Paint - White
  • Michelle from Richardson, TX
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
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