1.) Turn off disposer
2.) Place stopper in sink opening and fill sink halfway with warm water
3.) Mix ¼ cup baking soda in the sink with water. Turn disposer on and remove
stopper from sink at same time to wash away loose particles.
4.) Disposer may also be cleaned with Disposer Care. This product is not sold by
us, but is generally available in hardware centers and grocery stores
My garbage disposal is frozen (jammed) up and will not work?
1.) If disposal is inoperative first check electric panel for tripped circuit breakers. If
breakers are ok then flip the breaker for the disposal to the off position or unplug
2.) Turn off water to disposal
3.) Using tongs to remove any objects that may be inside disposal. Never stick
your hand inside of disposal
4.) At the bottom side (underneath inside cabinet) of disposal insert one end of
self-service wrench that came with disposal into center hole. Work wrench back
and forth until it turns one full revolution. Remove wrench.
5.) Turn breaker back on/or plug in
6.) Allow disposal motor to cool 3 – 5 minutes, push red reset button on bottom
side (underneath inside cabinet) of disposal.
7.) If disposal remains inoperative then it may be need to be replaced