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Oiling and cleaning

I'm 75 yrs old and love my XL-5000. I do a lot of machine embroidery. The authorized repair shop is miles away. I just want to know where and how to oil it. I take care of the lint problem, but the manual doesn't show anything about oiling. Thank you for any help.

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You put a tiny drop of oil in the bobbin case. Take off your embroidery unit and face it where you can see under the arm. See the long rod..There is a felt pad on each end of the rod. Using a Q-tip oil the felt pad.

Posted on Jan 07, 2009


If there are no obvious oil holes then the machine is lubricated for life and providing you carry on doing what you are doing I would not worry about it too much Ken

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