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Disc stem stuck

My disc stem is stuck ad will not come out.  It actually seems like it is all one piece and it is not budging!!

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  • MonkeyNuts Dec 05, 2007

    Our Disc stem is stuck and will not come off...



    After use the stem will not come out. We've tried pulling but it won't budge (it usually comes off easily).

  • rebbsmartin Dec 05, 2007

    I have the same problem. Normally it comes off so easily but this time it is stuck on tight. I've tried everything to get it off.

  • shazbot1 Jan 13, 2008

    Yes, I have the same problem with a stuck disc stem! I am afraid I will break something major if I try to force it off. Worst yet, my warrantee was up Sept. 2007.

  • Anonymous May 16, 2008

    I have the same problem, and I found out it's processing mozz. cheese (something about moisture content in the cheese). You're suppose to freeze the mozz. cheese before processing it. Too bad they didn't tell me in the manual.

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If you mean the post which the cutter thing connects to I have the same problem. I got out my jar of vaseling and smeared vaseline   in the hole after I pried the pole or disk out of the opening with a flat head screwdriver
a bit better   at least it comes out. Now if they would only make the post a tiny bit smaller at the top so the container comes off without a lot of effort,... Mine takes the post with it now that I have put the vaseline on it. good luck

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