How to guide thread on kenmore 158.13201
Most machines are very, very similar, therefore, no matter what brand you own, there's basically the same steps to follow:
1. Place good quality thread on spool pin, back right-hand side of machine and raise presser foot UP.
2.Pull thread taut from spool.Make sure silver take-up lever raised to highest position.
3. Guide thread under first tension disc.
4. Hold thread taut, guiding thread into next tension disc.
When you get to the take-up leaver (silver lever on right side of machine that has a hole at the top--hold thread taut guiding it from right to left through
hole, bring thread down left side of it, and put thread into tension bracket, hold thread taut! Put thread in back of needle into another small bracket and pull thread towards you.
Time to thread needle: put thread front to back into eye of needle.
Put thread under presser foot and pull under the center of it a good 6".Lower presser foot on scrap of fabric to test. Turn hand wheel toward you to lower needle into fabric scrap.
Use foot (or knee depending on machine) to start machine.
Do not pull or push fabric but gently guide it.
Place fabric scrap under needle. Low
Apr 04, 2012 |
Kenmore Sewing Machines