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Blades won't turn

For some reason, my Oster blender's blades have jammed up. Even when there isn't anything in it, it won't spin anymore. The motor is running and everything else appears to be working okay. When the glass container isn't on top, the metal disk is spinning on the base. It is just the the blades that seem stuck.

Andrea

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  • huntpro13 Mar 06, 2009

    My cutter assembly still turns by hand, but barley.It won't turn under the motor's power. Should I just replace it?

  • rudy t Jul 29, 2012

    I've only had my blender for less than 6 months with minimal use and the blades don't turn

  • rudy t Jul 29, 2012

    i think it should be replaced by the manufacture.

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If the problem is that the blades are jammed and you can't turn them manually, you can let it sit ( and dry out ) for a few days, or you can try adding some oil. I had the same problem and this worked. My problem now is that the blades don't reach to where the motor is turning, so even if they're not jammed the don't turn. If anyone knows and answer to this I'd appreciate it.

Posted on Feb 12, 2008

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