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Feed Dog on Brother 270d stuck in up position

I have a brother 270d. I had to take the needle plate off because of a bunch of stuck thread. Now I can't get the metal plate back on. The feed dog is stuck in the up position. How do I get it to go down. Thanks

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I finally figured this out. The feed dog switch in the back was not hitting anything when I moved it back and forth. There is a screw on the underside of the machine that I tightened. It seemed to do the trick. Thanks.

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