Kenmore
Water Softener

Model #62534734 Kenmore automatic water softener

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your Kenmore 62534734 automatic water softener. 

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Drive Gear

#170

Timer assembly and associated parts Diagram

Drive gear

Part #503216
This item is not returnable
$5.99

In Stock

Ring

#190

Cam nest assembly Diagram

Ring

Part #900287
This item is not returnable
$2.99

In Stock

Screw

#179

Timer assembly and associated parts Diagram

Screw

Part #900290
This item is not returnable
$2.99

In Stock

Bushing

#156

Timer assembly and associated parts Diagram

Bushing

Part #503287
This item is not returnable
$2.99

In Stock

O-Ring Seal

#177

Timer assembly and associated parts Diagram

O-ring seal

Part #7189203
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 900336. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 900336
This item is not returnable
$2.29

In Stock

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

In Stock

O-Ring

#98

Brine metering and nozzle assembly Diagram

O-ring

Part #900186

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

Repair Kit

#168

Timer assembly and associated parts Diagram

Repair kit

Part #4000522
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 505021. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 505021
$16.99

In Stock

Screw

#14

Major component assemblies and associated parts Diagram

Screw

Part #161801

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

O-Ring

#108

Brine metering and nozzle assembly Diagram

O-ring

Part #900042

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

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

The venturi 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

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.