Well my GE blender is now toast. My kid wanted a smoothie.
6 ice cubes, 1 banana, a cup of milk and the unit is not tough enough for the job. Drive gear disintegrated in 20 seconds. Used it maybe 20 times before this. Same story with the $50 coffee maker.
Nothing but shutting off on the brew cycle lousy heaters to keep it warm. six months of that and in the trash it went.
If you cant build a small appliance how do you expect corporate and government buyers to keep buying your complicated equipment.
You can only cash in on a reputation built by your predecessors for so long.
I will never buy any of your products again. If some one gives me one I will return it to the place of purchase and get a different brand while providing plenty of negative word of mouth advertising for you.
Monetary Loss: $75.