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Have a janome sewing machine and it will not sew. I think it

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have a janome sewing machine and it will not sew. I think it is in the bobbin area I have changed the bobbin and thread and tried everything Can you tell me the proper bobbin to be using I have a metal one with lots of holes a flat metal one and plastic ones. I have tried everything that I can think of. I do not know of a sewing repair shop near my home if you could tell me that would help. I live in corning ny 14830
JA: What's the sewing machine's make and model? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: janome 222 and I got it for Christmas 2 years ago.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if I can otherwise I would take it to a shop but do not know of any local The place my kids bought it is now out of business
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: that is all
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Appliance
Expert:  Michael replied 10 months ago.

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Is the bobbin thread just now doing anything?

Please let me know if when you pull on the bobbin thead it feels too tight?


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