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Upper and Lower Thread Tangled around bobbin case

The bobbin thread doesn't seem to be catching properly and just gets tangled all around the thing that moves the bobbin (no idea what they call these things). I have changed the needle, both threads and still having the same problem. Is it possible the bobbin mover thing isn't moving properly?

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It is possible that the "shuttle" isn't moving properly. It's also possible that it has a burr. Since it appears that you not little to nothing about these machines I would take it in and have it serviced. Tell the service person about your problem. Ask them to clean, oil, and time it.... and look for issues with parts. it will cost you about $150 or more if it needs parts.

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SOURCE: thread is tangling on the lower bobbin

check the needle first.Bent or spurred needles will result in this action.

Posted on Jun 01, 2010

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SOURCE: The lower thread is tangled. Upper thread is

The top thread is fine but the thread on the botton is a mess sometimes is has to be cut out

Posted on Sep 29, 2010

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