Whirlpool
Trash Compactor

Model #JJTF8500XLP5 Official Whirlpool compactor

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Trash Compactor Drive Gear Kit (replaces 41001084, 4149667, 777124, W10451279, Y4149667, Y776839, Y777124)#10

Motor and drive Diagram

Gear

Part #777124
Replaced by #882699
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Trash Compactor Drive Gear Kit (replaces 41001084, 4149667, 777124, W10451279, Y4149667, Y776839, Y777124)#6

Motor and drive Diagram

Drive gear

Part #4149667
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Appliance Touch-Up Paint, 0.6-oz (White) (replaces 21020, 72017R, 8006, W10813125, Y058028)#10I

Optional Diagram

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Appliance Spray Paint (White) (replaces 094566-64, 206923, 2780-0001, 4395978, 5303203125, 66208, 788343, 799343, 799433, 99343, A0050702, F94566-010, Y057937, Y350930)#11J

Optional Diagram

Paint (white)

Part #350930
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Appliance Touch-Up Paint, 0.6-oz (Black) (replaces 20001009, 72032P, 72032R, W10831982)#10C

Optional Diagram

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Trash Compactor Screw#19

Container Diagram

Screw

Part #780263
Replaced by #WP780263
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Trash Compactor On/Off Switch (replaces 41001013, 4163456, 608452, 608824, 776265, 776532, 777381, 780379, 9871346, Y608452, Y675382, Y776532, Y780379)#23

Cabinet and control Diagram

Switch

Part #780379
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Trash Compactor Power Nut (replaces 777533)#15

Powerscrew and ram Diagram

Trash compactor power nut

Part #777533
Replaced by #WP777533
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Trash Compactor Drawer Roller (replaces 9871602)#16

Container Diagram

Bearing

Part #776261
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Trash Compactor Frame Roller, 2-pack#9

Frame Diagram

Bearing

Part #776262
Replaced by #882688
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Symptoms common to all trash compactors

Choose a symptom to see related trash compactor repairs.

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

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
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 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

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