Kenmore
Water Softener

Model #62534842 Kenmore automatic water softener

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Drive Gear

#172

Timer Diagram

Drive gear

Part #503216
This item is not returnable
$5.99

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Ring

#193

Cam nest assembly Diagram

Ring

Part #900287
This item is not returnable
$2.99

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Bushing

#158

Timer Diagram

Bushing

Part #503287
This item is not returnable
$2.99

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Screw

#179

Timer Diagram

Screw

Part #900290
This item is not returnable
$2.99

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Spring (Gray)

#99

Valve cap assembly-safty valve & flow washer housing Diagram

Spring (gray)

Part #1219600
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 505792. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 505792
This item is not returnable
$6.97

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Water Softener Ground Clamp Kit

#76

Resin tank-valve adaptor and associated parts Diagram

Water softener ground clamp kit

Part #7248706
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 900373. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 900373
$8.70

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Water Softener Cam Bearing

#171

Timer Diagram

Water softener cam bearing

Part #0503288
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 503288. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 503288
$15.12

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Screw

#155

Timer Diagram

Screw

Part #9006071
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 900858. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 900858
This item is not returnable
$2.99

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Machine Screw, 8-pack

#154

Timer Diagram

Machine screw, 8-pack

Part #STD510803
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 900930. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 900930
This item is not returnable
$2.43

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Valve Body

#84

Valve cap assembly-safty valve & flow washer housing Diagram

Valve body

Part #7011557
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 506542. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 506542
$62.99

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Symptoms for water softeners

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Main causes: faulty brine valve assembly, bad rotor valve
Main causes: lack of electrical power, bad power transformer, faulty timer
Main causes: salt bridge inside the salt tank, bad timer, valve motor failure, faulty rotor valve, clogged venturi
Main causes: broken water flow meter, faulty timer, water flow to softener is bypassed
Main causes: loose water line connections, cracked water-carrying components, bad rotor valve seals
Main causes: clogged drain hose, faulty rotor valve, leaky rotor valve seals
Main causes: broken resin tank screen, bad resin tank seals, cracked upper distributor in resin tank
Main causes: empty salt tank, salt bridge, depleted resin, clogged or damaged venturi, broken rotor position switch, failed timer

Repair guides for water softeners

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

January 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a water softener venturi

The venturi valve in your water softener draws brine water from the salt tank to the resin tank for regeneration. Follow these steps to replace a damaged venturi.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
January 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a water softener timer

The timer is the control board you use to program the water softener. If the timer isn’t accepting commands when you push the buttons or if the display won’t power up, replace the timer.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a water softener rotor position switch

The rotor position switch detects the position of the valve rotor. If the rotor position switch fails, follow these steps to replace it in about half an hour.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less

Articles and videos for water softeners

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

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.

January 18, 2016

How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working

January 20, 2015

How a water softener works

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how a water softener works to provide your home with soft water.