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We just had this problem.  Called VitaMix and they talked about resetting the thermal protection switch inside.  They suggested lifting the base down firmly, but gently, on the counter to help the internal switch reset.  I did it while they were on the phone and, sure enough, the machine came back to life.  Hope this helps.

Posted on May 07, 2009

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Posted on Jun 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Have had my Vita-mix 5000 for several years with

Is it getting hot when you operate it? If you run a mixer for a long
time, the motor will get very warm. On the older units, when the
motor overheats, the various parts of the motor and its container
may start to melt. Mixer motors are not designed to last forever and
a replacement motor may be available from the manufacturer.
Another way is to purchase another similar mixer as you can on
eBay and swap parts.

Posted on Aug 21, 2011

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Posted on Oct 28, 2011

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SOURCE: Vita-Mix 5000 blender shuts off under heavy blending loads.

I will also check the blade bearings,if the blades does not turn easily and the motor brushes,they get worn with time and theybare esay to check and replace.
I wish you good luck and hope you saty away from buying the motor, thats a
very expensive ordeal.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011

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