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Noise from bobbin case on new Janome 4020

I have just bought a Janome 4020. I tried the different stitches, when I used the overcast foodt it started making loops on the top-side of the material and it started to clunk. I adjusted the tension. Then the thread wouldn't come freely .

So... I rethreaded it, took out the spool and cleaned the casing. It doesn't clunk exactly but is quite noisy, just like an old Singer. Can you tell me what it might be??
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Check the bobbin to be sure it is inserted correctly. When you pull on the bobbin thread the bobbin should turn to the left(orcounterclockwise). If it doesn't, the thread will come out of the bobbin tension and give you loose stitches on top of the fabric. It will also make a noise because the bobbin is bouncing up and down.you will need to readjust your tension again.
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