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I have an ace hardware garbage disposal model 2000. last night it quit working while grinding cauliflower. there is no sound when switched on. does it need cleaned? or has the motor burned up? i also haven't noticed any smells during use.

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Get a flashlight get under the sink and look at the bottom of your disposal,there should be a small red button this is the reset,push it in,try it.
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Len West

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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    Len West Jan 31, 2009

    Also Make sure your blades are not frozen.

    Let me know.

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