If the drawer won’t open, check the following.
Is the ram all the way up?
• Drawer will open only when ram is fully raised.
To raise the ram on models with a key-knob (or key-switch):
•T urn the key-knob (key-switch) to Start and release. See “Starting your compactor” in your Use and Care Guide.
To raise the ram on models with push button controls:
• Press Off, and then press On. See “Starting your compactor” in your Use and Care Guide.
Is the Solid Cycle engaged?
• Drawer remains Locked until you reset by lifting up the foot pedal. If you still have a problem with your appliance, you may need an authorized service technician to assist you.