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Cannot use automatic needle threader

I have followed the manual's instructions on how to use this feature, but the last part, where you hook the thread and pull it up, is on the opposite side (the left of needle) from the manual.

Also when I set this up, and hook the thread onto this part, it is higher than the needle, and of course won't thread it.

Can you help? The needle is factory set.

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The solution to the threader being higher than the needle: Use the handle on the right side to manually raise your needle up to it's highest point. Thant should work!

Posted on Mar 05, 2009

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