[Homeroast] Nesco repair department
jocelynrm at gmail.com
Mon Apr 18 09:27:30 CDT 2011
Well, Nesco called to tell me the story. The bearing did indeed fail. They
replaced the bearing, wheel and belt. The hinge on the lid was also
apparently failing, so they replaced that. A grand total of $55, including
shippping. They give a 90 day warrantee on all the repairs. So, hopefully,
I have a few more years of roasting ahead?
I did buy a cheapo popcorn popper in the meantime, and it seems to work just
fine. So, now I have a backup in case of failure next time.
So, all should be well as soon as UPS hits my porch with my repaired
Thanks for listening,
On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 12:23 PM, Jocelyn Mellberg <jocelynrm at gmail.com>wrote:
> Hi Laura,
> The plastic wheel, part of a pulley system that allows the auger to turn
> has melted.
> Via the forum, another guy found that a bearing had failed, and that caused
> the melting of the wheel in his roaster.
> Hopefully, Nesco will let me know what the full story is soon.
> I've sent a picture of the failed part to your email address, since it
> seems I can't post pictures to the list.
> Laura wrote:
> I have had my Nesco for a year and a half...(knock on wood) and haven't had
> a problem, but let me know how you do, because I'm sure I will probably
> their services in the future.
> What problems did you have with it?
> Thanks, Laura
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