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Kitchenaid Professional 6 stops in every rotation

Since I tried a new recipe that resulted in a very firm dough which made the mixer stop and get very hot (it even smelled), the beater shaft stops in the same position in every rotation. If I give the attachment a push, it will make another rotation and then stop again. Is there anything I can do? Thanks!

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  • jdavis321 Oct 25, 2008

    I have the same problem

  • chillito Nov 11, 2008

    i also have the same problem

  • rcnichols Nov 11, 2008

    In the past 6 months I've been making alot of bread. I'm always careful to stop the mixer if the motor begins to get hot or if it seems the motor is struggling. Now, even empty, it makes a rotation and stops. If I push it, it makes another turn and stops again. I usually repair my own appliances but I don't know if I know enough to rip into this one. I'm looking at possible repair shops. It can't be that hard to fix. Maybe a broken cog on a gear? Maybe something got up into the grea it is catching on? Oh and my mixer is also a professional 6. I hate making bread without it.

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You will need to open it up and check it out. sounds like a broken gear. it's not difficult to work on just remember where everything goes so you can put them back. mendingshed.com has parts and you can find how to do it on kitchenaid.com

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