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The grinder does not work on my cuisinart grind n brew

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  • Anonymous Jul 06, 2008

    The grinder only partially grinds. It makes a low-pitched sound as it grinds, but then leaves large chunks of coffee bean in the grind basket, resulting in weak coffee. We have already tried unsticking the rotating thing that the basket sits on when it had completely stopped grinding previously.

  • Anonymous Sep 16, 2008

    I have the same problem with the grinder. It makes an odd sound and leaves chunks in the grinder cup. I ran the grinder twice and it ground the remaining chunks. I'm not sure if it's the grinder blade or the motor which generates the grinder.

  • wohaney Oct 01, 2008

    Grinder used to grind well, now leaving chunks in the grinder basket.

    How to fix this anyone?

  • parable7 Oct 10, 2008

    The grinder blade got stuck and I was able to break it loose then the next day the grinder motor won't kick on to grind the beans. I also noticed that where the blade attaches to the shaft seems very worn. Does anybody know how to get this crazy grinder to kick on...I NEEEEED my coffee:)- ktn

  • Anonymous Oct 28, 2008

    I was having the same problem and thought the problem might be the blades in the bean basket. I purchased a new basket and it worked for a few weeks; however, the problem is back.

  • cderasmo178 Nov 03, 2008

    My grinder is making a terribly loud noise and is leaving chunks of beans also. The coffee unit is two years old.

  • modern2 Nov 03, 2008

    Yes my machine makes a harsh noise when grinding. 
    Is it the motor? Can you replace it?

  • prdube Dec 04, 2008

    My grinder makes funny noises and it smells like something is burning. There are pieces of plastic left behind, and I am unable to remove the grinder w/o a knife to pry it.



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I just sent an email to the following address: [email protected]

explaining the problem. I'll repost here when I hear back.

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