Kenmore
Trash Compactor

Model #19005 (1988) Kenmore compactor

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    Lubricant

    #519

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    Lubricant

    Part #WC32X5003
    $17.81

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    Owner's Manual

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    Owner's manual

    Part #31-3250
    This item is not returnable
    $5.49

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    Insulator

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    Insulator

    Part #WC21X5032
    $12.99

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    Kick Plate

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    Kick plate

    Part #WC25X5037
    $15.49

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    Guard Switch

    #63

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    Guard switch

    Part #WC21X5044
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    $2.99

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    Switch

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    Switch

    Part #WC21X5017
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    $54.49

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    Brake

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    Brake

    Part #WC28X5008
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    $15.99

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    Link Arm

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    Link arm

    Part #WC28X5027
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    $33.99

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    Switch Panel

    #502

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    Switch panel

    Part #WC20X5025
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    $77.99

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    Handle T

    #34

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    Handle t

    Part #WC33X5047
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    $74.99

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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.