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I need the black bakelite cog on top of the Magic Bullet drive shaft. Mine split into four pieces as did my daughter's Magic Bullet power base. This appears to be the "Achilles Heel" of the Magic Bullet. Could it not be constructed of a very hard rubber composotion? Pass this suggestion on to the manufacturers of the Magic Bullet!

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  • bettyflewitt Jun 24, 2008

    Manufacturer should be advised of this flaw in the Magic Bullet. If my new one fails again, I'll never purchase another Magic Bullet and will let other people know of this flaw.

  • bluckow Mar 13, 2009

    Same problem ! I managed for a few months by unscrewing the lesser-used one from the second base and substituting it for the worn one, but the same happened to it. I believe the material IS a Relatively hard durometer cast urethane, and it is meant to fail rather than the more difficult part to replace -the drive cog. BUT where can you get replacements ? And, I don't want to stop grinding ice cubes to make my smoothies !

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    i push on button but the pulse button is blinking then i push low pulsing button stops blinking i put fruits in as i always did but when i push lightly with the pusher it stops the motor

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    it spins and stops working

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My solution is that I purchased a new Magic Bullet power base and therefore won't require solution from your experts.

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