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Black plastic "ring" that fits over the spindle on the motor base snapped

OK...admittedly, I was trying to puree some frozen strawberries with a little liquid. When I turned the blender on, the blade apparently met with too much resistance, thus causing the black plastic ring that is somehow threaded onto the motor base - and which helps transfers the spinning motion of the motor spindle to the blades - to snap in half. Is there a replacement part I can purchase, or am I basically out a blender? Thanks.

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  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2008

    We bought the black plastic ring but can not put it on the Cuisinart blender because we can not get the orginal gold "washer" off to put on the new ring.

    We are looking for a repair shop so we can take it there. We live in Raleigh, NC. Do you know of a repair shop here or will we have to send the blender in?

  • Anonymous May 30, 2008

    I had the same problem of the plastic piece breaking.

  • christine durette Jun 26, 2008

    I had the same problem, the black plastic ring broke in half when I tried to blend a partially frozen drink with some ice. is this repairable and if so how?

  • Anonymous Jul 03, 2008

    had the exact thing happen and cannot find the part or just the base motor. If anyone figures this out please let me know! Unreal that a $2 part made of plastic will cost $79 for an entirely new blender. What a rip off.

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I just bought a replacement part on ebay. It cost about $11, which included shipping. buy-it-now-store.com

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