Who makes Kenmore garbage disposals?
Kenmore disposals always seem to get great reviews, which makes sense because Kenmore disposals are manufactured exclusively for Sears by Insinkerator.
How do you fix a Kenmore garbage disposal?
If the shredding plate is stuck, insert either a disposer wrench or a ¼ inch Allen wrench into the bottom of the disposer and wiggle the shredding plate back and forth until it moves freely. If the disposer does not have an opening at the bottom, insert a broom handle into the drain opening and try to wiggle the plate.
What are the parts of a garbage disposal?
Here are the parts of the disposal that work together to grind up food into a drain pipe-safe slurry.
- Hopper Chamber. The hopper chamber is the hollow cylinder that houses the disposal.
- Flywheel and Shredder Ring.
- Motor and Impellers.
How long does garbage disposal last?
If you should especially consider replacing your disposal if it’s been at least a decade since your last renovation or garbage disposal installation project. Most disposals have a life expectancy of about 10 years, after which they may start clogging more often.
How do you clean the rubber flaps on a garbage disposal?
- Make a mixture of hot soapy water in your bowl or small bucket.
- Put your gloves on.
- Lift up one section of the splash guard at a time, and use the toothbrush and soapy water to scrub both the underside and top of the flaps.
- Make sure you rinse the brush regularly so that you’re not just spreading slime around.
What is the small hole on a garbage disposal?
Flywheel – A round disk with small holes. The flywheel catches large pieces of food when it’s dropped down the sink drain. After the food is broken down into smaller pieces, it slips through the flywheel holes to enter the lower hopper chamber.
Where can I find parts for a Kenmore garbage disposal?
Find the parts you need to fix your garbage disposal fast with Kenmore garbage disposal parts from Sears PartsDirect. We make it easy for you to find the replacement parts you need. Look up repair parts on our convenient parts list diagrams for your model and get you Kenmore garbage disposal going again fast.
How long do Kenmore garbage disposals last?
Powerful motors and rugged parts in Kenmore garbage disposals help these units last for years. Eventually, some parts of your Kenmore garbage disposal will wear out or break.
What parts do you need for a Kenmore kitchen appliance?
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