Introduction

This guide is used to replace the motor.

  1. Hold the food processor upside down and remove the two screws indicated with a screwdriver. Once unscrewed, remove the two rubber suction pads. Hold the food processor upside down and remove the two screws indicated with a screwdriver. Once unscrewed, remove the two rubber suction pads. Hold the food processor upside down and remove the two screws indicated with a screwdriver. Once unscrewed, remove the two rubber suction pads.
    • Hold the food processor upside down and remove the two screws indicated with a screwdriver. Once unscrewed, remove the two rubber suction pads.

  2. Use a spudger to remove the 4 rubber base pads located at the corners of the device. Use a spudger to remove the 4 rubber base pads located at the corners of the device.
    • Use a spudger to remove the 4 rubber base pads located at the corners of the device.

  3. Unscrew all 4 screws that are located beneath the pads with a screwdriver and remove the plastic grey base.
    • Unscrew all 4 screws that are located beneath the pads with a screwdriver and remove the plastic grey base.

  4. Remove the screws indicated with a screw driver.
    • Remove the screws indicated with a screw driver.

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  6. Remove the two screws behind the knob with a screwdriver.
    • Remove the two screws behind the knob with a screwdriver.

  7. Use a regular nylon spudger to remove the plastic caps at these locations with moderate pressure.
    • Use a regular nylon spudger to remove the plastic caps at these locations with moderate pressure.

    • When working with electronics, it's important to choose a tool that's ESD-safe to avoid accidental damage to the device. The regular black nylon spudger or a plastic opening tool should be used whenever possible.

    • Apply pressure at the edge of the plastic cap circles. Apply stress elsewhere may damage the device.

    • Note that the plastic caps are glued

  8. Remove the 4 screws located under the plastic caps with a screw driver.
    • Remove the 4 screws located under the plastic caps with a screw driver.

  9. Lift and remove the plastic gears at the center of the device. Remove any grease residue underneath the plastic gears.
    • Lift and remove the plastic gears at the center of the device.

    • Remove any grease residue underneath the plastic gears.

  10. Remove the remaining screws to unhinge the motor located at the center of the device using a screw driver. Remove the remaining screws to unhinge the motor located at the center of the device using a screw driver.
    • Remove the remaining screws to unhinge the motor located at the center of the device using a screw driver.

  11. Remove to electrical cap to the positive terminal(black terminal), and undo the wiring.
    • Remove to electrical cap to the positive terminal(black terminal), and undo the wiring.

  12. Remove the electrical cap to the negative end(red wire), and undo the wiring. Once this is complete reconstruct the wiring with the new motor.
    • Remove the electrical cap to the negative end(red wire), and undo the wiring. Once this is complete reconstruct the wiring with the new motor.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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