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The grinder is making a noise and not grinding beans

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  • willmcdonald Jun 22, 2009

    It seems to be slipping on the shaft.

  • willmcdonald Jun 22, 2009

    How do I fix it?

  • Ned C Cook
    Ned C Cook May 11, 2010

    can you verify the fact it is slipping? We can fix that. That is usually caused by misalignmentt andBIG beans.. kidding on the bean. -Ned

  • Ned C Cook
    Ned C Cook May 11, 2010

    Sounds like worn gears?

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If the gear is slipping we need to know how it is helld on the shaft. Look between the teeth on the gear to see if there is a set screw. If so, using the proper tool, loosen it and try to remove the gear. Then, go to a auto parts store and buy a small tube of loc-tite thread lock, put some on the shaft and slip the gear back on, then tighten the set screw firmly. The loctite will set up in an hour and fully dry in about 3 hours. Good luck and keep me informed please.

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