Installer: Leave Use and Care Guide with the homeowner.
Homeowner: Keep Use and 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
• Do not grasp console to move compactor.
• Begin in the room where the compactor will be
1. Remove compactor from shipping carton. Remove
all protective packaging materials such as tape and
shipping pads. Remove waxy residue caused by pro-
tective shipping material with a mild solution of liquid
household cleaner and water.
2. Check that power supply cord is attached to the cord
clip on the rear of the compactor.
3. Place two corner posts from carton on floor near com-
pactor. Open compactor drawer and remove any shipping
materials or other items shipped in the drawer. Do not
remove the compactor bag (if installed). 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 two corner posts.
4. Place the other two corner posts on the floor to the
side of the compactor. Grasp the sides of the com-
pactor cabinet and put compactor on its side on top of
the corner posts. Remove the shipping base from the
bottom of compactor.
Check the location where your compactor will be
installed. The cabinet opening should be square. You
should be able to fully open the compactor drawer. Six
inches (15.2 cm) of clearance is needed on the right side
of compactor drawer to be able to remove compactor bag.
Allow 23 inches (58.4 cm) in front of the compactor to
The overall look of your compactor may vary.