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Slow disposal

Posted by David on February 26th, 2003 10:12 PM
In reply to garbage disposal & slow drain by sjh on February 26th, 2003 09:34 PM [Go to top of thread]

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One possibility that quickly comes to mind is build-up in the disposal itself; try running some ice cubes down the disposal a couple times, and see if this helps.

The inner workings of the disposal can become coated with food debris, and that will slow the flow of water; when the disposal's running, force overcomes this. The shards of ice will help cut loose build-ups and restore a better flow.

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