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My reset button will not reset on my in sank erator garbage disposal

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When this happened to me, I had to use the alen key tool that came with it to crank the garbage disposal from underneath the unit. You will feel the hole where the alen key fits into in the center of the bottom of the disposal. crank it back and forth a few times until it moves smoothly. then press the reset button. If that doesn't fix it you'll probably have to check the fusebox in your home.

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