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 Do you need an air vent installed for the dishwasher and garbage disposal and if so can it be installed another way if needed?

Answer Answer Your kitchen sink should already be vented if there is a p-trap draining to the wall. if it is an s-trap it is not vented and not to present code requirements. The dishwasher drain goes int... Read More »
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What can you do if a new faucet was recently installed in the kitchen and the drain vent next to the faucet shoots like a geyser when the dishwasher is turned on?

== Answer ==My guess is your garbage disposer was also replaced and they forgot to knock out the plug before connecting the disposer hose/drainIt sounds like you have a vacuum breaker on the drain... Read More »
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Can you install a new faucet with an extra spray outlet and use the dishwasher vent hole in the sink thereby connecting the dishwasher drain directly to the disposal?

Answer dishwasher drain Not sure what you mean by dishwasher vent hole, but you probably mean the air gap fitting. Some dishwashers connect directly to the disposal, with the tube going up a little... Read More »
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Is it bad to run dishwasher into garbage disposal?

There's a sealed tank that's about half full of water, half full of air. At the top of the tank there is a hole going to the vacuum moter, and a tube going to the bottom of the water on one end, an... Read More »
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How can you fix a dishwasher that has garbage disposal water in it?

Check the air vent tube under sink make sure it is connected properly or water will back up into dishwasher
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