1. Shut off power to the garbage disposal and disconnect the down catch.
Turn off the electrical power at the circuit box or circuit breaker. After that, using adjustable pliers, detach the drainpipe top from the garbage disposal waste discharge tube.
2. Free the garbage disposal from the placing assembly.
Support the garbage disposal with one hand and also put the end of the wrenchette or screwdriver right into the best side of one mounting lug on the reduced placing ring. Lift the garbage disposal slightly and also loosen the lower placing ring by pressing or drawing the wrenchette or screwdriver to the left till the garbage disposal is free from the placing setting up.
3. Disconnect the electrical.
Lay the garbage disposal on its side and also eliminate the electric cover plate from all-time low. Loosen the environment-friendly ground screw as well as eliminate wire ports. Disconnect garbage disposal cords from electric supply wires. Loosen screws on the electrical clamp connector and get rid of cables from the garbage disposal.
4. Remove existing installing equipment if hardware substitute required. Otherwise skip to tip 12.
To get rid of the existing mounting equipment, loosen the 3 mounting screws, tear the breeze ring off with a screwdriver and eliminate the old placing assembly.
5. Eliminate the old sink flange and putty.
Push the old sink flange up through the sink opening. Utilize a screwdriver or putty blade to very carefully scrape all old putty from the edge of the sink opening
. Set up the brand-new sink flange, gasket as well as rings.
Location a 1/2 inch rope of plumber’s putty around the drainpipe opening in the sink. Go down the brand-new sink flange into the drain opening and also press it into location. Positioning a weight, such as the garbage disposal, in addition to the sink flange will certainly help hold the sink flange in place while mounting the sink flange to the sink. To avoid scraping your sink or the flange, put a towel between the sink surface area as well as the weight. From under the sink, slide the fiber gasket, back-up flange as well as mounting flange over the sink flange. Hold these pieces in position.
7. Eliminate the dishwasher ko plug.
If utilizing a dishwasher, you will certainly need to tap out the dish washer knockout plug. Lay the garbage disposal on its side and also utilize a screwdriver and hammer to tap it out. Next, get rid of the loose knockout plug from inside the garbage disposal.
8. Connect the electric.
Transform the garbage disposal over and also get rid of electrical cover plate. Pull out wires. Place cord adapter (not included) and run electrical cable through access hole on base of garbage disposal. Tighten up wire port. Push cables right into garbage disposal (do not displace cardboard shield) and also change electrical cover plate.
If you have a hardwired system and you’re aiming to attach a cord, you will require a power cord set.
For a garbage disposal with a factory-installed cable, merely connect in to the outlet under your sink after completing the remainder of the steps.
9. Hang the garbage disposal.
Hang the garbage disposal by lining up the three installing tabs with the slide-up ramps on the placing ring. Holding the garbage disposal in place, transform the reduced placing ring up until all 3 tabs are secured into the installing setting up. The garbage disposal will certainly currently hang by itself.
10. Place the discharge tube.
Insert the discharge tube into the discharge coupler, after that move the clamp over the discharge tube and also placement it in the groove on the rubber tailpipe coupler.
11. Line up the discharge tube with the drainpipe catch.
Rotate the garbage disposal to ensure that the discharge tube is lined up with the drainpipe catch. If the discharge tube is also long, cut off as high as needed. If it is also short, you can acquire an expansion.
12. Lock the garbage disposal in place.
If you are connecting the garbage disposal to a dishwashing machine, it may be attached with an air void. Make use of a pipe clamp to affix the drainpipe tube to the dish washer inlet. Now that everything is set up and ready, secure the garbage disposal to the sink mounting setting up using the wrenchette that included the unit. For Development versions, insert the Quiet Collar ® Sink Baffle right into the sink opening by pressing it into the sink until it breaks into location.
13. Test the garbage disposal.
For all models, you need to check for leaks at the sink flange, dishwashing machine, tail-pipe and installing assembly links. Ultimately, turn on the electrical breaker to check its procedure.
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