How to Fix a KitchenAid Pro 600 Mixer

In this video, Mark shows you how to put the spin back into your KitchenAid mixer by replacing its gears. Helpful items for this repair include grease (part # 4176597), a shop rag, a screwdriver, a mallet, a retaining ring pliers, a punch, and a pick.

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Author Jennifer Robinson (17 days)
This is a great video! The only thing I would add is that it would be nice
to have a list of all of the parts that were replaced! I feel enabled and
ready to fix my mixer!

Author ArcticFamilyMN (17 days)
We picked up a used 500W Custom Edition. Head moves up/down like the Pro.
It works fine, but WHINES very loudly under load. Think the gears are in
need of replacing or is this loud whine normal? Great video BTW !!!

Author Ravid Kol (13 days)
thank you for the perfect video. i did everything like you explained. when
i finished i noticed the there is a very noisy clicking and ticking that
sounds like its coming from the back off the mixes , where the engine is.
It get louder as i turn up the speed . and this is with no lad. the wired
thing is , that when I run the engine with no gear it is silent... very
wired , and ideas? 

Author TruthInjector (4 months)
How long had this mixer lasted before this work was required? It seems
like the 1 year warranty is changing KitchenAid (owned by Whirlpool) into
no longer being a true heirloom. Does anyone know if the beaters and dough
hooks are made of Aluminum. This is a problem as it is leaching into food
causing dark stains on counters and fabrics. Aluminum is highly reactive
with various ph foods. The whip attachment by KitchenAid says stainless
steel on many units but the dough hooks do not say what they are made of-
many report they are burnished aluminum.

Author Cathy Noice (1 month)
Very informative video. I have a question though. My mixer will spin but
when I turn it on it hesitates a while before starting and then it doesn't
go through speeds it goes from stir to rapid with nothing in between. Do
you think it's the gears. My mixer is not very old and I usually only use
it for cookies and mashed potatoes. 

Author Graeme Roberts (16 days)
Excellent, clear explanation! Thank you.

Author Texan (13 days)
Good informative video. Pretty start forward repair, I hope the problems
with mine are that simple.

Author Kelli Olson (1 month)
I have a limited edition Professional 620 Stand mixer and the portion that
holds the whisk attachment falls off while spinning. Please offer your
solutions please. I thank you kindly.

Author likethepear (2 months)
Wow! All that sh*t in there just so I don't have to stir stuff. Man, am I

Author Thomas Spivey (2 months)
Easy to follow and replaced worm gear. Not sure my "600 Professional" might
not be as heavy duty as they advertise. Caution when making bread. Dough
hook tends to push up and destroy gear.
Great easy instructions!

Author Timothy J Sullivan (5 months)
This video was perfect! I was able to order the needed parts and follow
the video as I was repairing the mixer. I was afraid I would need to buy a
new mixer, but thanks to the video I was able to repair the mixer. It did
take me about 2 hours to fix, but I was taking my time making sure I didn't
miss a step. I think I will schedule regular maintenance on the mixer and
replace the grease every year or so. Thanks so much.

Author Frenchie French (21 day)
Good video thank you

Author Phillip Lynch (1 month)
Well done,top rated how to video

Author Terence E. White (5 months)
Very will done. Now I'll try and fix my wife's Sunbeam!

Author SnAkeKSA (4 months)
Why this problem Its happens for a lot of people I just bought mine and I'm
afraid to got this problem, how can I avoid It?? 

Author Esther senior (2 months)
Great video. Just wondering now that they have a kitchenaide with a
computer and dc motor can we still fix them or would they have to be sent
to kitchenaide for repairs. Thank you so very much 

Author eliseo perez (19 days)
Great video. 

Author Farouk S (2 months)
Mark, you are very thorough, very clear, if I had all my school teachers
like you, I would've been an astronaut! thanks for the great video.

Author Ruthann Richards (1 month)
I have the professional 550 HD 575 watts...currently I have the top off my
mixer working on cleaning out the gear housing,,,going really well. One of
the things I found is that I have a ring that is about the bevel gear on
the same shaft...I don't see it on the video. I found that the worm forward
gear shows some damage, so I will replacing it with a new gear.One of the
things that has been an issue is the tools still touch the bottom of the
bowl now matter which way I turn the screw on the inside of the neck...what
should I do...I want to get this mixer up and running for my Thanksgiving
cooking and the rest of my holiday cooking. 

Author ali Saeed (2 months)
This video was really helpful I fixed my mixer thank you so much 😊

Author Si Mon (2 months)
Super - thanks for that! A really informative video :)

Author TruthInjector (4 months)
Excellent video.

Author Melodie Boyd (3 months)
Thanks, I just fixed my mixer which was only three years old. 

Author Tom Howard (6 months)
One of the best how to videos I have seen. Well paced, well videoed and
clearly explained. 

Author AversaS (10 months)
Followed this step by step. I bought the parts I needed outlined in the
summary. Once they came, went step by step with this video. By far the
best guide out there. Works perfectly.

Thank you so much!

Author Gottfried Gschnitzer (2 months)
Excellent video, Thank You!!!

Author Frank Morano (3 months)
Rebuilt mixer according to video. I'm having problem with planetary not
turning when I tighten done upper gear case. Do you have some ideas for my
problem? KP26 M

Author DokDream (1 month)
Well done video. My wife's mixer works well. The sound it makes has
become a high pitch whine. The faster it spins, the higher the pitch. I'm
wondering if the gears are wearing and if I should open the gear box and
check it out. What is your opinion. And if I need new gears, can I order
them through your website?

Author Andrey Cherneha (5 months)
Very nice video. Straight to business and no noise or waste of time. Thumbs
up. Also it looks like all his shafts are properly greased.

Author Cliff Neff (5 months)
I had a problem with a Kitchenaid Professional 600. Planetary gear falls
off. I'm hoping the methods shown here will help me fix it, even though
it's a different model. 

Author Ab Abner (5 months)
We have a KitchenAid 600 Professional mixer too.
But it is a little different. The Planetary shaft keeps sliding out of the
Planetary resulting in the mixer falling into the dough. The only thing
that appears to be holding it in place is the friction of the grooved shaft
to the Planetary.

Author Kevin McGowan (3 months)
You helped me fix my mixer! Thank you!

Author Jean-Paul Laforge (1 month)
very good !

Author Ben Thibault (5 months)
I don't understand how some one who is obviously mechanically competent as
yourself could replace THE ENTIRE gear train of this mixer, and then cheap
out on 2 small bearings. Which, aside from the motor bearings, are the
fastest turning bearings in the whole assembly.

Don't get me wrong, the video does a very good job at explaining for non
mechanically inclined people (I happen to not be one of those). Excellent

Author Dottie Konderla (5 months)
Hi, your video is really helpful. I have a question though. The front part
of my worm gear lifts up and bumps back down. I can't seem to figure out
which part needs to be replaced. It lift once at each rotation. My mixer
still works but I don't want to damage the gears by using it. Do you have a

Author torrent00x (4 months)
well built machine! no plastic shit.

Author brian willoughby (4 months)
how much were the replacement parts?

Author Nice Girl Films (6 months)
Great video and tutorial! I order the parts and replaced all of the
internal gears on my KitchenAid. When I reassembled everything the worm
follower gear seemed very tight on the planetary rid. I was able to get it
on and insert the pin and put all the other gears in place. Everything
seemed normal, but when I try to run it there is a fairly loud clicking
noise. Any thoughts?

Author Terence ONeill (6 months)
How do you fix your Kitchen Aid mixer if it doesn't do anything when you
plug it in?

Author Patrick Henry (6 months)
very impressed by your video, However opened the housing bout the retainer
pliers and found the ring to very difficult to remove. I tried various
tips none would stay connected to the ring. when I finally got it removed
(damaged) the gear would not come apart form the shaft. I'm one step away
from throwing the whole thing in the trash. 

Author snev0902 (6 months)
Thanks for a great video. This was an easy fix and only for the cost of
the parts. Previously I had to take it to a shop couple hours away and pay
substantial amount of money for the parts and labor. Thanks again! A++++++

Author Amir Nuruddin (8 months)
Listened to it found helpful, now going to move on to the actual task of
working on my machine, which is missing the beat. Thanks

Author Ab Abner (4 months)
Nice video.
Wish there was a reply to my email. Oh well...

Author Susan Hogan (2 months)
This is the best video I have seen. It is so clear and to the point.....
no wasted time!

Author Gustavo Jimenez (5 months)
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Author Tery Thompson (9 months)
Some of the most excellent video and instructions I have seen on Youtube

Author Esther Senior (3 months)
Great video 

Author J Singh (9 months)
You just saved me lots of money. Now I am going to repair my machine myself
the only issue now is where do I get all the gears. Thanks.

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