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KITCHENAID K5-A STANDUP MIXER

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  • roseannevivo Nov 30, 2008

    need manual for 5 qt kitchen aid mixer

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    ldhteh25 Sep 15, 2012

    My wife just found a K5-a in the thrift shop and amazingly low price. Ordering parts now.

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Hi. For a manual that supports your K5 mixer, goto www.mendingshed.com look for their Kitchenaid Service Manual. Download these files, they are very thorough and helpful.

If this solution has assisted you, please rate it. Good luck! ricardok45.

Posted on Mar 24, 2009

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Cannot find a K5-A model, must have complete model number, however here is a link to the Commercial 5 Series. You'll find the Use and Care Guide at the bottom of the page.

KitchenAid Commercial 5 Series

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