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Old 07-06-2013, 12:26 AM   #1
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Disposal loud.


Replaced my garbage disposal only about 6 months ago and it sounds like its flying apart. The old one did too. Any suggestions?

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Old 07-06-2013, 05:30 AM   #2
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Disposal loud.


Have you remover it and cleaned out the insides? Most often the racket is caused by some foreign object ----pennies,screws and broken glass are frequent culprits.

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Old 07-06-2013, 10:35 AM   #3
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Disposal loud.


No, I haven't removed it to check. I've only put my hand down there and felt around. Didn't find anything.

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Old 07-06-2013, 10:55 PM   #4
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Disposal loud.


My money is on a small spoon.

Remove.

Turn upside down.

Shake vigorously.

Collect whatever comes out.

Replace.

Repeat as necessary.
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