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I have a Viking 6430 sewing machine and cannot find the

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I have a Viking 6430 sewing machine and cannot find the manuals that go with it. I have turned some knob and dropped the feed dogs and cannot get them to come back up. Can you help me?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Viking is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: it is a 64 30 and was made in 1967
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I think it is related yo the top right hand knob, I was trying to lengthen the stitch and dropped the feed dog in the process.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: just to help me so I can complete hemming a pair of jeans
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Small Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 11 days ago.

Hi , I am Tech Michael an expert in this field and I will be assisting you today. I am a Master Technician that's dedicated to giving you the best Answer possible.

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Please explain exactly what you mean by you dropped the feeder dogs and why they aren't coming back up so I can help?

Also I need to know if that is the Full modle # of your sewing machine?

Thank you

Tech Michael

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