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Initially, did you try to adjust the upper tension?
Thanks for your response.
Try to remove your face plate then get the aerosol lubricant (do not use wd40) then spray on the needle bar mechanism then get a scrap fabric and test it. Just keep playing with zigzag until the lubricant penetrate.
Let me know what happen
Never mind---I just watched closely what was happening--the threads were getting caught on something under the throat plate. I lowered the feed dogs to see if that made a difference, and now they won't come back up again. This machine is toast.
What do you mean won't come back up and toast? Your machine is now working?
No. When I push the lever to raise the feed dogs, they don't move. I think the machine is broken.
When you flip the drop feed button the feed dogs go down immediately, but flipping the button back seems to have no affect. This is normal, the feed will come back up when taking the first stitch, so just make sure the button is in the up position and start sewing.
Nope, tried to sew, they stay down. I flipped the switch a couple times to test it, no luck. Thanks for your time, I think I need to replace the machine.
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You were great, too bad my machine was beyond help.
Thank you very much!
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