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KitchenAird KSM 500 stopped because of heavy flour. Wife restarted it and it makes a metallic noise and then stops. My search indicates it might be worm gear. Any suggestions. I live in No. VA--any sugestions for small appliance repair places..

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Yes, most likely the gears have been stripped, they will have to be replaced. This is a complex job and the parts aren't available to retail customers - they will have to be specially ordered. It's better to take the unit to a repair shop.
The only certified service shop in Virginia is\012\012\012
Hobart Sales-John L. Nelson Jr. Inc.
1739 Kelly Road
Richmond, VA 23230
Phone: 804-353-1275
Fax: 804-358-6926
You might find that the one from Maryland is closer
Waters Appliance Service
216 E. Diamond Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Phone: 301-258-7500
Toll Free: 800-225-5009
Fax: 301-869-3118
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