Plastic gear housing in stand mixer fractured causing gears to crash

ApplianceKitchenAid Small Appliance

Model

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

WES From BREVARD, NC

Oct 22, 2008

29 out of 36 people found this instruction helpful

Removed four screws to remove main cover. Removed four more screws to remove fractured plastic gear housing cover. Removed retainer ring and slid two gears and dowel off main shaft. Lifted out remaining gear train and bearings, Removed all grease and metal chips from all components. Greased new gears and reassembled. Replaced plastic gear housing cover with oreviously purchased die cast replacement part. Assembled main cover.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Grease - Approx. 1 pound

Part Number: PS357146

$25.30
In Stock

Bevel Gear

Part Number: PS401575

$3.96
In Stock

Hub Bevel Gear Attachment

Part Number: PS401576

$6.34
In Stock

Retaining Ring

Part Number: PS401634

$2.70
In Stock