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My pc 8200 keeps saying upper thread is broken

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SOURCE: upper thread keeps breaking

the tension is too tight give it a little slack on the top.good luck.

Posted on Feb 28, 2010

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SOURCE: brother js-23 upper thread keeps breaking

Could the thread be catching on the thread spool?

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Posted on Mar 19, 2010

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SOURCE: my brother PE 150 embroidering machine says,

Try completely unthreading and rethreading it. You may also try using a different bobbin.

Posted on Nov 12, 2010

SOURCE: The top thread keeps breaking. The thread pulls

try a tension a 3 to 5 on the top tension
try changing to a needle or if it's a new needle make sure the flat side of the needle faces the back of the machine and pushed all the way up into the needle holder
make sure the needle & thread are correct for each other, if the needle is to thin or to heavy for the fabric it will not work

Posted on Aug 27, 2011

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