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KitchenAid Trash Compactor Replace Container Spring #777180

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the container spring on a KitchenAid trash compactor. The most common reason for replacing the container spring is when the trash compactor drawer is difficult to open.

All of the information for this container spring replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Kenmore, Jenn Air, Maytag, Roper

Tools used: needle-nose pliers

Step By Step Instructions

1
To replace the container spring in your trash compactor first depress the foot pedal pull the container drawer assembly forward and lift it off of the track.
2
If still intact, detach the container spring from the rear wall of the compactor.
3
Install the new container spring by inserting the end into the hole in the rear wall and securing the spring behind the retainer tabs.
4
Reposition the container drawer assembly on the track and push it into place.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the container spring on a KitchenAid trash compactor. The most common reason for replacing the container spring is when the trash compactor drawer is difficult to open.

All of the information for this container spring replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Kenmore, Jenn Air, Maytag, Roper

Tools used: needle-nose pliers
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
To replace the container spring in your trash compactor first depress the foot pedal pull the container drawer assembly forward and lift it off of the track.
2
If still intact, detach the container spring from the rear wall of the compactor.
3
Install the new container spring by inserting the end into the hole in the rear wall and securing the spring behind the retainer tabs.
4
Reposition the container drawer assembly on the track and push it into place.

Applicable Product Model

Trash Compactor
Brand
Product Type
Model
Subtype
Product Diagram & Manuals
Parts Needed
Spring
Spring
$60.10
Recommended Tools and Accessories
Cleaner
Cleaner
$8.99
Cleaner
Cleaner
$20.66
Cleaner
Cleaner
$14.18
Cleaner
Cleaner
$22.37
Total$0.00

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