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How to Replace a Garbage Disposal

Sometimes even the best care and maintenance can't prevent a garbage disposal from breaking down. With the proper tools, though, installing a new one is simple.

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Materials

  • plumber's putty
  • wire nuts
  • garbage disposal
  • mounting screws

Tools

  • Phillips-head screwdriver
  • flat-head screwdriver
  • slip-joint pliers
  • socket set
  • hammer

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