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Can I buy a replacement "magnetic switch " /2 hp waste

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Can I buy a replacement "magnetic switch " for 1/2 hp waste disposer (kichenAid) ? Mine has just fallen apart. Thank you
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

The part I need cannot possibly cost £999. I only need the "plug in" part. Very disappointing £27- worth so far !

Sorry , that must have been for a commercial one . when you say magnetic switch , do you mean a magnetic plughole stopper ?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Yes, I think I do. The device is a plughole stopper and the magnet part switches on the motor when it is aligned correctly within the hole. Does that help?

Hi , OK , give me a few mins , thanks. Do you have the model number ?please

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Model number is ***** with magnestart cover control.

Thank you

Hi . I found a company that sell parts for your model
Its too late for me to call them now . I can call them tomorrow if you like or you can call them yourself . just let me know either way . if I don't hear from you , I will call them tomorrow morning
Sorry , I have tried everywhere with out success's . u fortunately the unit is discontinued .the onlky option is to replace it . insinkerator are a good make and widely available .
All the best .
If you could would you mind rating me , thanks
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