Kenmore 625348512 water softener repair and replacement parts

Kenmore 625348512 water softener

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your Kenmore 625348512 water softener. The diagram(s) below can help you find the right part. If you’d like help, we invite you to call our customer service number at the top of the page, or click chat.
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Symptoms for water softeners

Choose a symptom to see related water softener repairs.

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

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 valve motor

The valve motor rotates the valve rotor to operate the water softener. If the valve motor fails, follow these steps to replace the valve motor.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 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.

June 1, 2015

How to check water hardness and water softener tips video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to check if your tap water is hard or soft and get tips to troubleshoot water softener problems.

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.

January 6, 2015

How to clean a water softener

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Keeping a water softener clean inside and out improves operation and appearance.