Garbage Disposal; Repair or replace?
Your Garbage Disposal stopped working, so can it be fixed?
The first thing to do is try to repair the unit. There are a couple of scenarios in which attempting to repair the garbage disposal is not recommended. A smoking disposal and/or sparking from the electrical plug is a hazard. Stop using the device if you see sparks, smoke or any sign of melting or burn marks, stop using and call a plumber.
Electrical shortage is not the only cause for replacement, if the case for the garbage disposal is leaking, this should not be repaired. This company offers more than advise, we do GARBAGE DISPOSAL INSTALLATION in the High Desert.
Theres an easy way to repair a garbage disposal yourself
If you aren’t a plumber, follow these steps to fix it but first unplug the power cord located under the sink. Secondly, put on latex or nitrile gloves and locate the upper-hopper chamber. On the inside wall you’ll feel the knockout plug adjacent to the dishwasher connector. Make sure the plug has been removed if you use the dishwasher. Continue downward with you hand until you reach the impellers, if you’re at the lower-hopper chamber you went too far. Here is a diagram of the inside Rotate the impellers counter-clockwise feeling for any obstructions to remove.
Once you have unjammed the garbage disposal you can turn it on and test.
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Your In-Sink Erator is’nt turning on, what now?
Turn the power switch in the ‘off’ position. Before you try every trick in the book call an expert for a free estimate (760)486-7806 to avoid serious bodily injury or even death. Its not worth it to even consider calling another plumbing company. Discounts on Badger brand DISPOSALS AT HOME DEPOT, in addition to, years of experience and positive online reviews make finding affordable options near you a reality.