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The mixing part of mixer not working motor is fine

Hi. Ok so my Kitchenaid pro 6 quart mixer starts and look like it working but when I try for example mixing a cake batter while it just has the flour it mixes as soon as I add more ingrediants like water and eggs the thicker the batter the motor still runing but the bottom mixing part gets stuck or dont mix. I took it apart but cant seem to figure out whats wrong. model #KP2671GR

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  • madriz13 Apr 24, 2009

    I took it completely apart and I did look at the transmission housing but could not see any cracks but the gears do seem to be worn so I am going to order a new transmission housing and the gears hopw this fixes the problem. Thank you for your help.

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Hi. Since I can't tell how much you have taken apart, I'll start from the beginning.

Remove the silver band, remove the top cover. At the top front of the mixer locate the transmission housing. If it's plastic, inspect it carefully for cracks around the screws and the body of this housing. If you find cracks, you have found the cheap plastic part that kitchenaid still installs in new mixers, and the cause of your trouble. They know that it's substandard but don't care enough to place a recall notice on this part. It may not please you to know that their replacement part is METAL like the original part should have been. "For the way it's made"! Indeed!

If you intend to repair the mixer yourself, go to kitchenaid's website, enter your model # and locate the parts list for your mixer. Download the drawings, they will assist you with your project.

Be sure to tell kitchenaid what you think of their cheap plastic part.

If this solution has assisted you, please rate it. Good luck! ricardok45

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