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When the paddle stops rotating the motor shoots off the top of the machine

The motor and plastic guard on my machine are quite a loose fit and when the ice cream has reached the consistency where the paddle stops rotating the motor and guard shoot off the top and the guard seperates from the motor. This is quite scarey and seems wromg to me. I wonder if it's a design fault. In desperation I've ordered a replacement motor and guard but am worried this will happen with the new one. I spoke to someone at Magimix who was rather cagey but suggested this was not the first time she had heard about this problem

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  • Anonymous Aug 06, 2008

    Ours did exactly the same, and eventually it flew off having broken one of the plastic lugs that are supposed to hold the motor section to the main housing. Superglue fixed the lug... but after a few more operations the other lugg broke off. A new motor housing costs nearly £30 - all for the sake of a bit more plastic to make this a substantial and brilliant product. What a shame!



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You are letting the icecream get to hard , this is a soft gelato ice cream , you must turn off the top motor and leave the freezer unit going after 20 minutes. for all spare ice cream parts go to http://www.magimix-spares.co.uk/

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