Disposal / Dishwasher Problems
|Disposal won't run
||Check reset button on bottom of disposal. Check circuit breaker.
||Disposal jammed or worn out
|Disposal makes loud racket when turned on
- Foreign object has fallen into disposal
- Blades are loose or worn out
- Bearing worn
|Remove foreign object or replace disposal
|Disposal has bad odor
||Fill disposal with ice cubes and let run until ice is gone. Flush
with cold water.
||Accumulation of rotting wastes in mechanism
||Let Aqua Pluming service disposal with their exclusive "Disposal
Sani-Service" We'll degrease, disinfect, deodorize and clean the grinding
blades for a very nominal fee.
|Disposal leaks under sink
||Discontinue use of sink
||Gasket seals worn out. Disposal base is rusted
||Replace seals. Replace unit if needed.
|Sink drain or garbage disposal backs up when dishwasher is running
||Discontinue use of dishwasher
||Garbage disposal full of garbage. Or partial blockage in sink waste
||Run garbage disposal until clear. Have sink waste drain rodded out.