How to Service a Garburator, Food Waste Disposer and Garbage Disposal


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How to Service a Garburator, Food Waste Disposer and Garbage Disposal

Before performing Service on electric appliances or devices and units like Garburator, Food Waste Disposer or Garbage Disposal, you must disconnect the power supply.

Usually domestic Garburator, Food Waste Disposer and Garbage Disposal have been designed to operate on power supply voltage of 110-120V~ (Volt) AC current. 60Hz Hertz is the SI unit of frequency defined as the number of cycles per second.
Do not try to lubricate your garburator, food waste disposer and garbage disposal.
The motor is permanently lubricated. The garburator is self cleaning and scours its internal parts with each use.
Never put chemical drain cleaners into the garburator if it's special designate to the Garburator, Food Waste Disposer or Garbage Disposal; if an odor develops, run lemon or orange rings through the garburator.
A wrong Garburator cleaner can cause serious corrosion of metal parts. Mineral deposits from your water can form on the stanless turntable, giving the appearance of rust.
Before installing your new garburator this is a good time to clean out the trap and drain lines by running a drain auger or plumber's snake.
Improper connection of equipment-grounding conductor can result in a risk of electric shock. Check with a qualified technician serviceman if you are in doubt as to whether the garburator is properly grounded. Do not modify the plug provided with the garburator if it will not fit the outlet, (do not use extension cords) have a proper outlet installed by qualified technician.

For garburator equipped with a grounded plug-in power cord.
Garburator, Food Waste Disposer and Garbage Disposal, must be grounded. In the event of a malfunction or breakdown. Grounding provides a path of least resistance for electric current to reduce the risk of electric shock. This appliance is equipped with a cord grounding conductor and a grounding plug. The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinance.

For garburator not equipped with a grounded plug-in power cord.
Garburator, Food Waste Disposer and Garbage Disposal, must be grounded. In the event of a malfunction or breakdown, grounding provides a path of least resistance for electric current to reduce the risk of electric shock. The power cord (to be installed) must have an equipment-grounding conductor and a grounding plug. The plug must be plugged into an appropriate outlet that is properly installed and grounded in accordance with all local codes and ordinance.

Ground wire should be attached to the ground screw in the bottom of the end bell for the ground wire.

Tips for successful operation:
Be sure garburator is empty before using your dishwasher so it may drain properly.
It will handle all normal food wastes, but it will not grind of such items as tin can, plastic, rubber, glas, bottle caps, aluminium foil or hard items.

Garburator, Garbage Disposal and Food Waste Disposer
 

WARNING!
Always disconnect electrical power before beginning any service repair procedures.

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