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My janome is stuck on reverse

I have a limited edition mechanical seewing machine that is stuck in reverse.when I bought the machine used th e reverse button seemed locked. when I pushed it it swemed to unlock and began sewing in reverse.Now the reverse button is loose and feels like it has come loose or off from the machine.everything runs perfect just in reverse can you help me?

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SOURCE: LED display on Janome Sewing Machine reads SP

SP means Spool Pin. It is currently in position to wind a bobbin. Move the bobbin winder pin to the left and SP should disappear.

Posted on May 20, 2008

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SOURCE: Accessories for the Janome Mini Sew

Almost all of the Janome feet are interchangeable. Only a very few of their higher end electronic machines have special feet. So, if you ask for Janome feet, in general the stores give you the general purpose feet that work on most mechanical Janomes, such as Jem Gold, Decor, etc. Hope this helps!

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

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SOURCE: looking for a instruction book for janome limited edition sewing machine my style 30

I've always been able to get a free PDF downloadable manual from Janome. They are happy to send you a manual for your specific machine via email, and they've always been very helpful to me. Here's a link to them:

http://www.janome.com/index.cfm/ContactUs/Machine_Support

Hope this helps!

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Backward sewing machine

that sounds like the button is stuck. You may need to get it looked at.

Posted on Oct 24, 2008

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SOURCE: sewing machine only sewing backwards

your mech. need to be service

Posted on Apr 28, 2009

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SOURCE: Janome Excel 5124 reverse lever

If you pull the bottom off the machine (half a dozen screws) there is a cam on the main drive shaft. The cam is probably jammed in the reverse position due to lack of lubrication on the shaft. You can move the cam back manually and it will operate in forward direction. It appears that the shaft needs lubrication.

Posted on May 02, 2009

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