Whirlpool
Trash Compactor

Model #GX900QPPS2 Whirlpool compactor

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Whirlpool GX900QPPS2 compactor, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.


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Trash Compactor Drawer Tilt Switch

#13A

Panel and control parts Diagram

$27.22 | 
20% OFF MSRP:$34.00

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Deodorizer

#4A

Accessory parts Diagram

Deodorizer

Part #9872166GA
This item is not returnable
$5.34

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Trash Compactor On/Off Switch

#7

Panel and control parts Diagram

$56.20 | 
5% OFF MSRP:$59.00

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Trash Compactor Foot Pedal

#14A

Container parts Diagram

$58.58

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Trash Compactor Control Panel Insert (White)

#19

Panel and control parts Diagram

$71.84

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Appliance Touch-Up Paint, 0.6-oz (Cobalt Blue)

#10D

Accessory parts Diagram

$12.46

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Trash Compactor Power Screw Hub

#5

Powerscrew and ram parts Diagram

$18.20

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Dishwasher Escutcheon (White)

#16

Panel and control parts Diagram

$79.02

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Trash Compactor Drive Chain

#12

Motor and drive parts Diagram

$85.66

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Trash Compactor Drawer Latch Assembly

#26

Container parts Diagram

$33.03

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Symptoms common to all trash compactors

Choose a symptom to see related trash compactor repairs.

Main causes: lack of power, faulty drawer safety switch, bad power switch, momentary start switch failure, bad drive motor, wiring failure
Main cause: faulty drawer tilt switch
Main causes: stuck foot pedal, bad momentary start switch, power switch failure
Main cause: broken top limit and directional switch
Main causes: bent drawer support rollers, damaged trash container
Main causes: stripped or broken power nuts, broken or disconnected drive gear and sprocket chain, damaged drive parts
Main causes: broken drive gear and sprocket chain, stripped power nuts, faulty top limit and directional switch

Repair guides common to all trash compactors

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your trash compactor.

June 1, 2013
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a trash compactor power switch

If the trash compactor won’t power up, use the steps in this repair guide to replace the power switch.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace a trash compactor momentary start switch

The momentary start switch starts the motor when you lift the foot pedal. This repair guide shows how to replace the switch if it stops working

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a trash compactor motor centrifugal switch

If the trash compactor ram won’t return to the top position, replace the motor centrifugal switch by following the instructions in this repair guide.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less

Articles and videos common to all trash compactors

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your trash compactor.

November 1, 2018

Using a wiring schematic to trace a current video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.

November 1, 2018

How to read a wiring schematic video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

December 26, 2014

How to load a trash compactor

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn the proper way to place your trash in your trash compactor.