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Food Processor assembly

I got an old version of the cuisinart food processor DCL-8M, it doesn't have a manual and I want to use to make mash potaoes. Unfortunately, I have no clue how to assembly the right part to do it. I'll appreciate any help you can give. Sincerly, Jane Fawcett

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Hi Janne,

I bought a DCL 8M about 20 years ago and still have the original manual. Mashing potatoes is one of the few tasks that the manual discouraged. The potatoes turn into glue. I tried mashing potatoes with the flat blade and extra liquid. It still tasted awful. I do puree potato soup in batches, First I mash all the solids (potatoes and leek or potato and tomatoes), then add the liquid. For some reason, pureeing the soup works well.

I am sorry I could not be more helpful.

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