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In-sink aerator makes buzzing noice and wont work even after pressing the reset button.

Buzzing like it is jammed but the blade turns freely. It is only a couple years old Insinkerator. How to handle this issue?

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  • sivat3991 May 27, 2009

    You are perfect about the comment. Blade was tight and I was trying someother spot. using CRV 1/4 allen wrench I was able to loosen from bottom and it started working.



    Thanks a lot for your very prompt help.



  • sivat3991 May 27, 2009

    You are perfect about the comment. Blade was tight and I was trying someother spot. using CRV 1/4 allen wrench I was able to loosen from bottom and it started working.

    Thanks a lot for your very prompt help.

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Are you sure the blade is turning? If its not, there is a hole in the bottom you can fit an allen wrench into to turn the motor and break it free again.

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I would try getting the blades to start moving. I used to have this issue all of the time in my college housing. Fortunately, we has easy access to plumbing services and were able to get the handymen on the scene quickly to get it taken care of. If there's anything that I learned during that time it is that there are some things that should not get put down the drain. http://absolutelyclearsewersandplumbing.net/Services

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