Installer: Leave Use and Care Guide with the homeowner.
Homeowner: Keep Use & Care Guide for future reference and for
local electrical inspector's use, if required.
Excessive Weight Hazard
Use two or more people to move and install
Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
Do not grasp console to move compactor.
Begin in the room where the compactor will be located.
1. Remove compactor from shipping carton. Remove all
protective packaging materials such as tape and shipping
pads. Use a mild detergent and warm water to remove waxy
residue caused by protective shipping material. Dry
thoroughly with a soft cloth. For more information, see
2. Check to be sure the power cord is attached to the cord clip
on the rear of the compactor.
3. Place the 2 corner posts from the carton on the floor near the
compactor. Open the compactor drawer and remove any
shipping materials or other items from the drawer. Do not
remove the compactor bag. Grasp the handle and raise the
front of drawer until it clears the drawer stops. Grasp sides of
drawer and lift drawer out of compactor. Place the drawer on
the 2 corner posts.
A. Cord clip
4. Place the other 2 corner posts on the floor to the side of the
compactor. Grasp the sides of the compactor cabinet and put
compactor on its side on top of the corner posts. Remove the
shipping base from the bottom of the compactor.
A. Leveling legs
B. Shipping base