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Grinding Noise Hi - i have the KitchenAid Ultra Power 300 and have had it for about 12 years with no problems. Today while making batter for banana bread, the mixer started making a terrible grinding noise. The mixer still turns, but makes a horribly loud grinding noise. Any thoughts?

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Re: Grinding Noise

If it's metallic sound you are loosing teeth on a gear or two.  This is caused by lack of lubricant or simply fatigue of the material of the gears.  Don't use it, you can get metal flakes in your food.

Take it in to a repair shop and have it fixed.  The money spent is well worth it because if done correctly will last another 12 years.

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