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Attempting to thread 1409 Singer Promise for the first time. Instructions say to "pass the thread through the slotted eye of the take-up lever". The take-up lever does not stick out of the machine casing at any time. How do I do this? Thnk you for any help you can give me.
I have this problem too, I think it's a design fault. Used mine last night for first time and I managed to get the thread thru by placing the lever at the very top of its arch. Then I used the handwheel to bring it downwards and used tweezers to pull the thread through! I am considering returning it as I don't think it's fit for purpose.
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Attempting to thread 1409 Singer Promise for the first time. Instructions say to "pass the thread through the slotted eye of the take-up lever". The take-up lever does not stick out of the machine casing at any time. How do I do this? Thnk you for any help you can give me. Kathy
I have this problem too, I think it's a design fault. Used mine last night for first time and I managed to get the thread thru by placing the lever at the very top of its arch. Then I used the handwheel to bring it downwards and used tweezers to pull ... Vacuums
Borrowed Brother XR7700 Sewing Machine 1st: Sewed one inch OK; moved fabric and it stopped sewing, motor made thudding noise. When push-button (NOT pedal) is used, gives error E6, consistent with motor noise. 2d: In order to check threading had to manually PULL bobbin case toward me or it was UNDER needle plate. Cleaned a fair amount of dust out. Reinstalled bobbin, etc., per manual, rethreaded. 3rd: Will sew 2-3 stitches, then packs up again just like in 1st instance above. Have st
Have you checked your needle. it could probably be bent somehow. you should replace it first because that also can confuse the sensor causing that error.regards ... Vacuums
Our beautiful Bernina 730 sewing machine has been stored in the garage in its original case, and that wrapped in plastic, for a few years now. Temperatures have been both hot and cold in the garage, but the environment was dust-free. We have brought the Bernina in, set it up, oiled it as specified in the manual, with the original sewing machine oil. We have correctly threaded the machine and the bobbin thread is up. When we press on the pedal to sew, the machine gets electricity and buzzes
Hello and thank you for using Fixya ....From what you describe there can be only 2 causes...Either the machine is still stuck ..and the motor buzzes cause it can not spin it ..and in this case it needs to be oiled more..and be spun by hand unt ... Vacuums
Elna Corina Sewing Machine: the bobbin thread does not pick up. Someone took out the booin case from the machine, and it was never re-installed correctly. Now the thread will not pick up.
I want to get my XL-5000 singer sewing machine to work. It does not sew. The top thread will not pick up the bobbin thread for one thing and the other problem is that it gives me a error message saying incomplete threading.
Check if there is any thread in the bottom bobbin and next remove it and give it a good clean in its surrounding area.Oil surrounding mechanism carefully and manually push the top needle in and watch the bobbin spinning a see if it tried to pick the ... Vacuums
The last time I sewed with my Necchi the tension was fine. Today when I threaded my needle, the thread felt tight in the upper tension dial. I tried re-threading the machine several times, but it didn't help. Now the parts of the tension dial are all loose and wobbbly and I have no upper tension. Doesn't matter what the dial is set on. The tension dial appears to be broken, but I don't know how that could have happend since I store it in a case.
I found this thread (no pun intended):\015\012\015\012http://www.fixya.com/support/t2902978-need_replace_upper_tension_dial\015\012 ... Vacuums
I have a Yamata GK367B refurbished machine, an older model and the manul is mostly in Chinese and very bad pictures. I need better information about how to thread my machine and to set the tension correctly. I am a professional and need this machine. But it has never worked correctly since I bought it and the company will not take it back. So please help me. Jill G. Arellano
We have no material at all for this brand, sorry. ... Vacuums
I have inherited an old Elna Super model sewing machine to which I have no instructions. I am trying to figure out how to thread the bobbin, etc., can you give me any tips or pictures, or can you find me a manual. I believe this machine was purchased in the 1940's?
We have the bissell quicksteamer and as I was shampooing I began to notice something burning so I unplugged our machine immediately; then my mom and I started cleaning all the filters assuming that could be the source of our problem and yes it was a little dirty but I suspected that it would take more thant that to cause our machine to somke soI turned it upside down and noticed there is a cable of copper threads that appear to have some type of rubber or plastic insulation tubing around it but
Was the exposed copper wiring on the electrical cord? If is then replace the cord. The main problem with this model is that Bissell obsoleted it as well as parts for it. But if all you need is a cord, you should be able to get one from a repair shop. ... Bissell 1960-3 QuickSteamer Plus Upright Vacuum
My kenmore sewing machine (Model #385.11803) isn't picking up the bobbin thread. Bobbin thread case isn't turning. HELP!
Hello, I have an Electrolux vacuum. In desperation, I vacuumed up some water and my machine stopped. I am hesitant to take the machine to a repair place for fear that if it is a simple repair they will not be honest. Can anyone give me advice on whether this is a problem that requires a new motor or major repair? Thank you!
Although it's never to be recommended, it is sometimes possible to vacuum up a little water without doing significant damage. However, the fact that your machine then stopped suggests that the electrics got wet. That may or may not have caused expens ... Vacuums
I have a Pfaff Classic Style 2025. After clearing a thread jam in the bobbin area, the machine will not sew. It works without thread, but I think the bobbin case is crooked. The bobbin opening is off to the right, not up, as it needs to be.
Hi. I can get my FunLock 007D serger threaded fine (as it's color coded) until I get down to the area that includes threading the needle. Can you give me some instructions that will guide me through this? I have the manual that came with the machine, but the illustration isn't clear or specific enough for me to follow. I'd sure appreciate some assistance on this. My e-mail address is: email@example.com. Thanks you. Vicki Flagg
More specifically, what are having problems with when it comes to threading the needle? ... Vacuums
FOR dlh2457: Just came across your post to another person's dilemma. I found this Baby Lock BL4 428 serger at a thrift store. It powers on but I know nothing about its use. I don't want to spend $14 plus for an owner's manual and find out this machine does not function properly or possibly damage it by improperly threading it or having it out of adjustment. I'm in need of an owner's manual for a Baby Lock BL4 428. If that offer is still good I'll take a "copy" of it and will compensate you for
I've found it , it costs 9.95$ , together with shipping it will cost 15.93$ at your doorstep.Bit more than 14$ but that is th cheapest one.Symply ... Vacuums
I cannot get the bobbin case with thread together and into the machine
This is usually as a result of either you are using the wrong size of bobbin case for the machine or there already is one case inside the machine. It could also be that the tread is not properly fixed inside the case. Also what type of machine exactl ... Vacuums
I have a brother ls 590 sewing machine, and i cant find the right tenchion for thin stretch fabrics. my fabric keeps getting caught underneath the needle where the bottom thread comes out. can you give me some tips, and tell me why this is happining.
I just baught this singer sewing machine #AF049505 have know idea on how to thread it.i have no manual for it.dont know anything about it any help that you can give me on it would appriciate it. thank you for your time debra
Hi there!\015\012\015\012Singer has available product manuals online. You may need to determine which model do you currently have. If you're not sure, check this link to view your current machine model: ... Vacuums
Hi I am looking for Lervia 564 sewing machine manual I was rethreading the bobbin and the casing fell out now It won't pick up the thread from the bobbin
My Kirby G6 light is not turning on when I start the machine. I took off the front piece and removed a lot of hair from the roller and interior. Since I did that, the belt keeps coming off (even though it is fairly new). Is that the reason the light won't turn on? Is there any advice you can give me before I take it in?
The light indicates that the brushroll is spinning. If it isn't coming on, the power nozzle may have been reinstalled incorrectly. Take the nozzle off and then use my step-by-step guide to reinstall it. I expect that it will take care of the problem. ... Kirby Vacuums
I have a brother project runway limited edition sewing machine and there is a constant jam with the bobbin threading and I have cleaned it,removed the sewing plate and everything I can possibly think of. If the bobbin case is scratched would it cause the jam?
Hi The usual cause is that there is a problem with the upper \015\012threads, often it is not caught in the tension discs. When you thread \015\012the machine, make sure that the presser foot is raised - this causes the\015\012 te ... Vacuums
I have a Singer Model #4562 sewing machine. I am having trouble adjusting the tension. Everytime I try and turn the knob to adjust the bobbin just gets looser. Right now it just snags and gets caught underneath the material and bunches up into a big ball. There is a lot of thread inside the bobbin case that came out of the bobbin and has to be cut out to free the material. How do I fix this mess. I am a novice at this. I have not sewn in several years and would like to sew a few quilts
Steam buggy water reservoir cap has apparently been cross threaded, and cannot be removed by twisting or other "encouragement." If I cut it off, where can I get a replacement? Can the machine be used as is by taking the insert out of the cap and filling the reservoir through the opening? Is there a current manufacturer of this product?
You need to completely annihilate the plastic cap by cutting it off and destroying the remaining plastic to expose the stainless steel insert/plug. You can use either a pipe wrench or 11mm wrench to turn the insert counter-clockwise to unscrew. You w ... Tristar SB Steam Buggy Vacuum
My sewing machine is otherwise perfect..but the stitches hv a tiny dot from the thread in the bobbin case...wat to do??
Tighten the bottom thread or loosen the top thread a little. There should be a little screw on the bobbin holder where you can adjust bottom thread tension.lp ... Vacuums
My Eureka Atlantis Express is brand new - never used. I took it out of the box, read the manual, filled the soap and clean water tanks, put them in. I lifted the machine off the counter to take into the living room but all the water came running out of the bottom all over the kitchen floor. I can see where the little white plastic piece sticks up into the water release valve and lets the water out. How do you stop this? Can it be fixed?
... Eureka 2553A Atlantis Handheld Wet/Dry Vacuum
I have a Singer 3314 C machine. The bottom thread keeps bunching / matting. I can take out the bobbin spool but I can't figure out how to remove the bobbin itself.