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Janome problems when I make a buttonhole on my 128 janome machine my buttonhole is wider on one side than the other.

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SOURCE: buttonhole jams - 'bl' what do I do?

Hi,
Have just had the same thing. Found out that the BL stands for Buttonhole Lever. On pg 22 of your manual you will see at step 3 that you need to pull down the buttonhole lever as far as you can before attempting to sew. On your machine it is a black lever tucked up under near the needle. Hope this helps. Cheers

Posted on Apr 10, 2009

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SOURCE: machine will not complete a buttonhole, keeps showing error code 6L. No error code listed in manual. Machine will only do first half of buttonhole and then shows code and stops.

I've been looking too and I found here http://sewing.patternreview.com/cgi-bin/sewingclasses/board.pl?t=18328that you need to put the bar behind the needle threader down. I think they call it a button hole stop? I don't know, but it worked. I didn't even know it existed. But it solved my problem. On my Kenmore it looks like a black lever and you pull it down. It tells the button-holer that you are at the end of the hole and it needs to backup. nifty, kind of.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Excell 11 Buttonhole Instructions

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SOURCE: manual for Janome Harmony 2049 sewing machine

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SOURCE: My Janome sewing machine has a buttonhole

Pull the BH (Buttonhole lever) down which is to the right of the needle bar.

Posted on Feb 11, 2010

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