How to Repair a Garbage Disposal

Is your garbage disposal clogged, jammed or leaking? Do not you know how to repair a garbage disposal? Our guide will help you to fix your garbage disposal quickly and easily.

Before trying any repair, turn off the disposal completely.

Never put your hand in the hopper.

  • The garbage disposal won’t turn onHow to Repair a Garbage Disposal

If the garbage disposal doesn’t do anything it means there is an electrical problem. You need to press the reset problem on the base of the machine. That may be all that’s needed to get it running again.

Also make sure the disposal is plugged in.

  • Garbage disposal leaks

Turn off the machine at the base and check the bolts, also check drain gasket and the unit’s mounting screws, if it is necessary replace them.

  • Garbage disposal is clogged

If water stands in the sink, it means the drain is clogged either in the disposal or further down the drain line. You need to dismantle the drain pipe under the sink and use a drain auger to clear the clog.

Garbage disposals will last longer if you follow these basic rules:

  • Use cold water when grinding foodHow to Repair a Garbage Disposal
  • Do not overfill

Our guide explains you how to repair a garbage disposal but if you can’t deal with the mess all on your own, call on Pasadena Appliance Repair.

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Appliance Repair in Pasadena CA can solve every garbage disposal problem, no matter what’s causing the issue. We specialize in providing professional and reliable workers and high quality service for all your needs. Our workers will arrive on time. They will do their best to make your appliance last longer. Do not lose your time, call us right now.

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