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garbage disposal is leaking from the bottom

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garbage disposal is leaking from the bottom
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Plumbing
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Plumber: Plumber Matthew, Plumber replied 8 years ago
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Please see answer to duplicate question. Thanks!
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
can i use the old bracket with a new disposal. suggestions on new disposal?
Plumber: Plumber Matthew, Plumber replied 8 years ago
Most disposals do have a universal connection to the sink. It should look like this:

http://0.tqn.com/d/homerepair/1/5/m/0/-/-/sink_flange_noted.jpg

As far as replacement, I don't have any complaints with any of the different brands I have installed as far as longevity. However if noise is an issue I do highly recommend the InSinkErator Evolution. They are a little expensive but they are powerful, relatively quiet and last a long time.

Here is a link: http://www.epinions.com/content_405872217732

Let me know if I can be of further assistance. Thanks!
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