worm gear was worn down

ApplianceKitchenAid Mixer


Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Susan From Manchester, IA

Mar 02, 2013

removed the cover, separated the gear casing, cleaned the gears, replaced the thrust bearing kit and worm gear, greased all and reassembled. Wish I would have known to order the grease, it would have saved a couple bucks in shipping.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Thrust Bearing Kit

Part Number: PS401594

In Stock

Worm Gear

Part Number: PS774065

In Stock