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Product Help | Whirlpool

Starting and Using the Trash Compactor

How to Start and Use a Whirlpool Trash Compactor

To start the compactor: 

  1. Open container. Load trash.
  2. Leave the key knob in the On position.
  3. Set the Solid Cycle switch to Off.
  4. Close container.
  5. Lift the foot pedal to start the cycle.


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