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Feed dogs won't go up on my Babylock Ellegant

I was sewing with my babylock ellegante...just doing a straight stitch. The feed dogs were up and now they are down. I didn't drop the feed dogs, they went down on their own, but won't go back up again. No warning, sound or anything with this. I've tried shutting my machine off to reset it and nothing happened. There is no category for machine embriodery and sewing so I picked computer expert.

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  • mpotter827 May 08, 2009

    Thanks for the tip...I will give that a try. Not really sure how to get the feet off. I've never done that before, but I'm sure that it won't be too difficult. If all else fails...I'll have to call my dealer and bring the machine in for service.

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The thread may be jammed beneath the feet and you can't see this from your view. take the feet off and you'll probably discover the beginning of the thread jam. Use patience getting the thread out. It is better to cut than pull (that'll leave just enough behind to start another jam and then it'll be time for a break)

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