Trash Compactor Repair Guides

These trash compactor repair guides can help you get your trash compactor back in action. And Sears PartsDirect has more trash compactor repair help for you, including troubleshooting tips, explanations of what different trash compactor parts do and solutions for common symptoms. Tell us your model number for even more specific recommendations and parts for fixing your trash compactor.

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How to Replace a Trash Compactor Motor Centrifugal Switch

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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.

How to Replace a Trash Compactor Power Switch

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If the trash compactor won’t power up, use the steps in this repair guide to replace the power switch.