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Top thread will not pick up bobbin thread on my model 7422

Top thread will not pick up bobbin thread

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Try a new needle--make sure it's the right needle for the fabric
being sewed.
try rethreading the machine top and bobbin --make sure to use
every thread guide
try a different bobbin
it's also possible that the machine could have a timing problem
and needs to be checked

here's a free manual if you need one just click on the link

http://www.singerco.com/uploads/download/f3eff19dd0b1966512ad6a6bd24e3d8a74926fca.pdf

Posted on Dec 06, 2012

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I have a singer 7466 that won't sew. I have removed & replaced the bobbin case several times and re-threaded several times and it just won't work. I'm afraid I'll burn the motor! What do I do?

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Check your needle and make sure it is not bent, needles should be replaced after about 8 hours of sewing and that they are the right size for your project. Also use the same weight of thread, do not mix ie. cotton or polyester. Then check your threading, did some thread get tangled? Or sneak out of a guide? Hope this helps.

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It sounds like your timing is in need of adjustment and unfortunately you need special tools and know how. So, you have to take it in for service.

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