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Martyn Lloyd, Small Appliance Technician
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I have a pretty old singer sewing machine that i keep for

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I have a pretty old singer sewing machine that i keep for little repairs. The bobbin is all bunched up when sewing. It is probably the tension. do you have somewhere to bring it? or do you come out to look at small appliances?
JA: What's the sewing machine's make and model? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: its probably 30 years old. model #(###) ###-####serial number###-##-####JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: meaning the repair of the machine? if it is something simple, sure. If not, then no.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I'm sure it needs a tune up. Do you have local repairmen who come out? Or a store to bring it to?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Appliance
Expert:  Martyn Lloyd replied 1 month ago.

Hi, and welcome to Just Answer

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Probably an issue with thread or lint in the top tension dials

Floss between tension discs with clean strip of fabric to remove any buildup (Flossing like you do your teeth)

If you have a post/zipcode I can make some suggestions for local assistance if needed

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I would like a recommendation of a local place.
Zip code is 20852.
Thank you
Expert:  Martyn Lloyd replied 1 month ago.

Brothers Sew & Vac - Rockville

1067 Rockville Pike

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also a little further

Sewing machine repair
427 E Diamond Ave
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