Guide to KitchenAid Stand Mixer Sounds
Stand mixer sounds can vary depending on several factors. The following sounds from the KitchenAid Stand Mixer are normal to hear:
- They sound shrill or "airplane like"
- DC motor mixers are quieter than AC model mixers
- There are individual sound variations even among the same mixer
- Clicking during heavy mixing is not unusual - it may be more pronounced in larger 7 and 8 quart mixers because they have DC motors which are quieter
Does a small KitchenAid mixer sound different from a larger one?
If you are used to using a smaller mixer, and then purchase a larger one, it may seem louder, initially. Larger mixers can be louder than smaller capacity mixers due to the need for a larger motor and all metal gears.
If you hear any of the following sounds from your KitchenAid Stand Mixer, it is not normal:
If your mixer is making these noises, please contact us for further assistance.