|Posted by TB on January 22, 2003 at 16:17:25:|
|In response to Re: Dishwasher/Garbage Disposal drain|
Does the Y device look like it came with the disposal (similar looking metal/plastic)? I suspect not. If you think about it, water from the sink has a 50/50 chance of going down the dishwasher hose as opposed to the garbage disposal. Is there a pipe-looking connector that is possibly capped on the existing disposal unit?
Is this what it looks like?
It should look like
Hope that helps.
: When run, the dishwasher drains into the "Y" which then squirts water out of the top into the sink.
: Can I bypass this "Y" device and hook my dishwasher drain hose directly into the garbage disposal? WHat is the purpose of this "Y" device?