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Shaft not turning

The shaft inside my breadmaker pan is not turning. When I turn the pan upside down, I see that one of the metal pegs is broken off. Can I just order that piece? Let me try to describe it a bit more. The shaft inside runs to the outside of the pan. On the outside, the shaft is surrounded by a metal piece that has two arms extending. The arms extend out on either side, or should, but one arm is broken off. There are two metal pieces inside the baking chamber to turn the two arms which turn my shaft. I thought maybe it would still work with the one arm, but it just makes a clicking noise, no action. But if I remove the pan, I can see those metal pieces in the baking chamber spin. They are working. How do I get this shaft spinning?

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Re: shaft not turning

I realize this is over a year late, but I've just been searching for help with a similar problem. In my situation, the dough mix seeped through the rubber seal around the shaft in the bottom of the loaf pan. Gradually this hardened around the shaft inside the seal to the point where the shaft would no longer turn. I removed the external snap ring and eventually was able to remove the shaft and seal to clean out the hardened dough. In breadmaker's situation, this may be why the one of the arms or ears broke off of the drive gear. If another one can be made by a machine shop, it may also break if the shaft does not turn freely.

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Re: shaft not turning

Unfortunately Regal ware no longer supply spare parts for there breadmakers, because their motto about dedication obviously didn't apply to bread machines. I think youe best bet would be to take the pan and machine to a local machine shop and see if they could make you one up - if they could it shouldn't be too expensive. Hope this helps :)

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