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MIxer quit working while mixing 3 batches of oatmeal cookies

I have a professional 6 model Kitchenaid stnd mixer. I have used it for the past 5 years to mix multiple batches of think cookie dough. the first triple batch I made this year it has quit working.

I did start smelling hot, and then it shut dowm. I though maybe once it cooled off it would come back on. But it has not. I was wondering if this model has a reset button.

Also do you know how long the warranty is on this model?

Thank you for your help.


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  • vmcdowell Dec 06, 2007

    I will refer back to the post above.

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2009

    My KA mixer has done the same thing



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Hi. Kitchenaid's warranty is 1 year.

Most likely, the plastic transmission housing has failed, causing damage to the working parts inside your mixer. Take it to a local repair place and have them work up a quote to repair it. It will take at least a month to get the parts.

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