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Stand Mixer Maintenance

How to Maintain KitchenAid Stand Mixer

You can easily make several adjustments at home to get the best mixing performance from your stand mixer.   Make sure to check each of these periodically.

Beater adjustments

If you are experiencing any of the below you may need to adjust your beater.

  • Does your mixer not reach all the ingredients in the bottom of the bowl?
  • Is your beater hitting the bottom of the bowl?
  • Is your flat beater chipping on the bottom?

Neckpin adjustment - tilt head mixers only 

Is the silver “pin” sticking out or moving while you mix?


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