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Loading; Starting Your Compactor; Using Solid (Locked) Cycle; Using The Filter - KitchenAid KUCV151MSS0 Use & Care Manual

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Load bulky trash, bottles, and cans in the center of the drawer.
Bottles or cans not placed in the center may become caught
between the ram and the drawer. The Drawer Monitor Switch
then senses a "misload" and causes the ram to return to the "up"
position without compacting.
Cut Hazard
Do not push items down into compactor with
hands or feet,
Doing so can result in cuts.
NOTE: You will not see compacting
of trash the first few times
you load the compactor.
The compactor
drawer should be about
1/2full before the compactor
can begin to compress the load.
1. Open the drawer. Lift and pull the handle or press the toe bar
to open the drawer.
NOTE: Pressing the toe bar opens the container only 3 in. to
6 in. (7.6 cm to 15.2 cm), depending
on the load.
Place trash in compactor.
Wrap or cover wet or messy trash.
Do not compact items that may develop offensive odors
such as raw meat, fish, grapefruit rinds, disposable
diapers, or personal hygiene items.
Load bottles or cans on their sides in the center of the
drawer. Do not load bottles in an upright position.
3. Close the drawer.
1. Open container. Load trash.
Leave Key-Knob in ON position.
3. Set Solid pack switch to OFE
4. Close container.
Lift foot pedal UP to START cycle.
The Solid (locked) cycle extends the use of the bag by putting
constant pressure on the trash to keep it from springing back.
Regular use of solid cycle can increase bag capacity up to 25
percent. During solid cycle, ram will stay in down position for
extra compacting.
The drawer is locked and cannot be opened
when the ram is down.
For best results, use the solid cycle for at least 30 minutes at a
Open container. Load trash.
Set compactor
solid switch to ON.
Cycle Filter
Close container.
Lift foot pedal UP to START cycle.
Container remains LOCKED untill you RESET by lifting foot
pedal UFt
1. Set the Charcoal Air Filter switch to ON. The fan creates air
movement in the compactor
for odor removal.
NOTE: The Charcoal Air Filter works only when the Key-Knob
is in the ON position.
2. Set the Charcoal Air Filter switch to OFF to turn oft the fan.
Cycle Filter


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