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Needle Hitting Solid Metal

I was given a Singer Sewing Machine today. I don't know age, I think the model could be 7110. That number is below the Singer sign on the front. It's electric by the way.

The problem is, the needle hits down onto the solid metal. It doesn't seem to go down into the hole to pick the bobbin thread up. What can I do to correct this?

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  • trudypeterse Dec 12, 2008

    My sewing machine is an 25 yr +/- Singer Touch and Sew. The needle go
    into the bobbin hole for part of the circular cylcle, but then hits
    metal and will break needle. I've cleaned and oiled the
    machine, but can't seem to fix this. Your assistance is greatly
    appreciated...

  • trudypeterse Dec 12, 2008

    It sounds like the timing of my bobbin mechanism is off. My
    needle is hitting solid metal for approx 1/4 of it's downward
    motion. Please assist -thank you.

  • selefante4
    selefante4 Jan 21, 2009

    I have the same problem with model 7110. Please help!

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On my machine, that usually happens when the needle gets bent. Try replacing the needle.

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