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Zigzag my zig zag is not working properly its going striaght instead please help

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  • meli_mp2 Sep 05, 2008

    ok the needle is going in a zig zag but not picking up the tread on the zag making the stitch straight

  • fiestagrill Sep 15, 2008

    I am having the same problem! I was hoping to find an answer.

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I already tried this problem. but u need to open your machine for an adjustment. its just loosing the grip inside it. and fixing the direction of the bobin holder. its hard to explain it here. if only i was there..

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When using your zig zag are you readjusting the needle from 0 either to the left or right, if you dont adjust the left/right margins the needle will stay straight and wont zz even though you have one of the selectors on zz you need both readjusted should be a small dial or lever on the machine and when you move it you will see the needle move as well

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