|• Is the power supply cord unplugged?||Firmly plug the cord into a live outlet with the proper voltage.|
|• Has a household fuse or circuit breaker tripped?||Replace the fuse or reset the circuit breaker.|
|• Is the drawer completely closed?||Close the drawer firmly and start the compactor again.|
|• Is the Key-Knob turned all the way to START?||Turn Key-Knob fully to START and release (model KUCC151)).|
|• Is the Key-Switch turned to ON?||Turn Key-Switch to ON (model KCCC151).|
|• Did you press ON before pressing START?||Press ON button before pressing START button (model KCCC151).|
|• Is the drawer less than 1/2 full?||Drawer must be at least 1/2 full before compactor will compact.|
|• Is the drawer loaded properly?||If anything gets between the ram and the drawer, the ram will return to the “up" position without compacting.|
|• Is the ram all the way up?||Drawer will open only when ram is fully raised.|
|• To raise the ram on KUCC151 models:||Turn the Key-Knob to START and release.|
|• To raise the ram on KCCC151 models:||Press the OFF button, then press the ON button.
There is not enough compaction or force.
|• Do you use the compacting cycle frequently enough?||Compacting works best when only a few items are loaded.
Bottles don’t break.
|• How often do you notice this?||Not all bottles break every time, depending on the bottle and the trash load below it.|