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Mixer Head Wobbles

My mixer head has started to wobble while in use. I'm not sure when it began, but noticed that my moms does not and realized that mine does. I do not have a problem with the paddle hitting the bowl. I have tried adjusting the paddle using the adjustment and it didn't really help the problem at all, so I put it back in its original position. Not sure what else could be causing this, any thoughts? I also can't find my manual to see if its listed in it. My mixer is about 3 years old now.

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  • jpalm285 Mar 15, 2009

    My mixer head not only wobbles, but jumps. I read what cactus bob wrote, and I'm really mad. This mixer is about 8 years old, and was not cheap.

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Fixed it!!! My mixer had the same problem.  It was a hand-me-down...
Okay, so I lifted the head and looked down into the pivot where there is a screw (looking from the front of the mixer).  I took a flat-heat screwdriver and turned it counter-clockwise.  (It took quite a few turns, the screw came out a few millimeters.)  
BUT when I lowered the head, hurray!  No more paddle rubbing against the bowl!  No more head jumping up and down!  No more wobbling in the "locked" position!  
Try it!

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Head berrings are worn out , you cannot fix this . sorry to say this is not you grandmoms kitchenaid there just not made to use anymore ....... good luck to you

Posted on Jan 15, 2009

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