Kenmore
Water Softener

Model #6253473 Kenmore water softener

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Error Codes

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    Water Softener Ferrule Nut#65

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Short nut

    Part #500481
    Replaced by #1202600
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 500481. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Ferrule Nut#76

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Nut

    Part #503514
    Replaced by #1202600
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    This part replaces 503514. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Ferrule Nut#64

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Ferrule

    Part #500482
    Replaced by #1202600
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 500482. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Resin#99A

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Resin

    Part #505644
    Replaced by #0502272
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 505644. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Resin#99B

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Resin

    Part #501744
    Replaced by #0502272
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    Manufacturer substitution
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    Water Softener Brine Valve Float and Seal#58

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Float

    Part #516914
    Replaced by #7097202
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 516914. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Cam Bearing#154

    Timer assembly Diagram

    Bushing

    Part #503288
    Replaced by #0503288
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 503288. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Hose Clamp#41

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Hose clamp

    Part #900157

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Water Softener Overflow Tube Grommet#33

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Fitting

    Part #501473
    Replaced by #9003500
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 501473. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    Water Softener Brine Tubing#66

    Softener final assembly Diagram

    Pressure line

    Part #503394
    Replaced by #7089267
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces 503394. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
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    $7.29

    Symptoms for water softeners

    Choose a symptom to see related water softener repairs.

    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
    Main causes: loose water line connections, cracked water-carrying components, bad rotor valve seals
    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: broken water flow meter, faulty timer, water flow to softener is bypassed

    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
    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
    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

    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 27, 2022

    What are the most common replacement parts for water softeners?

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Learn about the parts you may need to replace when your water softener isn't working.

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