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Sewing machine needle not moving up and down - Vacuums

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Hi there,\012

Well there are many things to check (causes) - 
Upper thread has run out. Presser foot is up. 
Bobbin winder shaft was left in winding position.
Buttonhole lever was not lowered when machine was placed in buttonhole mode.
Anyway you may try the steps below to correct this (Solution) -
Replace empty spool and thread machine.
Lower presser foot.
Move bobbin winder shaft back fully to left.
Lower buttonhole lever.

Good Luck!!

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