This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the drive gear on a KitchenAid trash compactor. The most common reason for replacing the drive gear is when the trash compactor is making loud noise.
All of the information for this drive gear replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Whirlpool, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Jenn Air, Maytag, Roper, Magic Chef
Tools used: multi-screwdriver, ¼ inch nutdrive bit, flat head bit, 3/8 inch socket, hammer and punch