Kenwood Food Mixers - Answered Questions & Fixed Issues

Hi on my new Kenwood Prospero+ model khc29h0wh (but applies to all) I had same problem: dough mixer and high speed mixer working, but "medium speed" food processor and Juicer not working.
After lots of time I realised... the lid of the Juicer/Processor actually locks in three different positions, but only one of these (with the handle corresponding to a mark) actually locks lowering a white plastic security prong that activates the switch. It is the position in which the lid and container prongs coincide.


Kenwood Prospero... | Answered on Apr 10, 2020 | 1,692 views

Contact Kenwood directly to order.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Sep 09, 2019 | 625 views

there is one here... the pages are in the wrong order and i think some are missing.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Sep 07, 2019 | 11,323 views

KMX50 would start and accelerate to high speed, then slow down some with fairly erratic speed. I tried changing the triac on the main speed control board, then also the whole board (£45). It made no difference.

The only other component I realised it might be was the speed control board which is on the rear end of the motor under the main cover (I found this component on a site selling Kenwood parts, and was where I got the main board from, which is how I know it's speed control). When I inspected it I found two of the terminals broken. You had to look very closely to see they were broken. It's a poor design as the three legs of the terminals are quite long, and very thin, so on high speed when kneading there is much vibration, which is why I suspect the terminals broke. I cut them back just enough to resolder. The component isn't quite fully inside the sensor wheel on the motor shaft, but it still picks up sufficient signal to control the speed and now works fine. Haven't tried it under load yet, but no reason to think it won't work correctly. So check this before ordering a £45 board!

Kenwood Kmix... | Answered on May 16, 2019 | 609 views

Need to take a 2x4 balance it between the outlet for the grass and maybe a pair of vise scrips and then try to take it off.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Mar 31, 2019 | 190 views

Sounds as if the amplifier is overheating? Does it do this at all volume levels or only when turned up to higher levels- if so it's likely the amplifier inside of the receiver.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Mar 17, 2019 | 170 views

are you smart enough to try ???

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Feb 26, 2019 | 165 views

Any idea how many operational hours? I suspect motor brushes but can be other.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Jan 23, 2019 | 203 views


Kenwood Food... | Answered on Jan 22, 2019 | 189 views

If you do not know what you are doing it is better to throw it away and get a new one. You could get electrocuted if you try yourself. Probably cost more than a new one to get someone to repair it.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Nov 13, 2018 | 363 views

The speed switch may be defective.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Sep 28, 2018 | 263 views

Not sure how to change the switch but some knobs are retained by a small grub-screw or a spring clip and it is sometimes worthwhile checking the switch shaft is actually being turned by the knob.

Kenwood Food... | Answered on Sep 24, 2018 | 341 views

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