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Skip stitches My Allure skips stitches constantly. I am careful about having the correct needle. It has been in for servicing three times for this and it still happens.

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Take it back in to the repair shop, it until they fix it right. I have many machines and only one will do top stitching evenly without having to rip it out. very frustrating indeed. Good luck!

Posted on Jun 04, 2014

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SOURCE: My needle on my Esante seems to be hitting

Did you thread the machine with the presser foot up? Is the needle inserted with the flat side to the back of the machine?

If so, and the problem has not changed, check the bobbin case to be sure it is correctly placed into the race. Leave the needle plate off as you hand walk the needle down. If it hits the case, it is not in place.

All the above has been done and problem continues, take the machine in for service as the timing may need adjusting and is a process best done my an authorized Brother dealer.

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SOURCE: left needle on baby lock serger "imagine" skips

Change needles if they have done a few hours. Ales use ballpoint if seaming stretch fabrics. Also you can get EL 705 needles, which have a longer scarf (groove at back) which helps with the loopers catching the needle thread. Or SUK is the stretch type with this longer scarf Also if you are using cheaper thread cones, try a better quality with smoother finish and consistent weight, this will help too. However if this doesn't resolve issue, your looper timing might need adjustment.

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My machine is skipping stiches it seems its not picking up from the bobbin


Install a brand new needle and confirm it is inserted with the flat side facing the proper direction.. A bent, damaged needle will sometimes cause skipped stitches or even needle strikes inside the machine. A new needle is the least expensive cure for a lot of sewing machine problems. The needle should be changed about every 8 hours of sewing or at least when starting a new project.

Remove the top thread. ALWAYS RAISE the presser foot and rethread from the beginning. Verify the thread path is correct.

Sometimes, skipped stitches will occur if the needle, thread, and fabric are incompatible. Be sure to use the correct needle for your project. Use a good quality thread--AVOID old or bargain bin thread!

If the machine continues to skip stitches, then it may be out of time. Search for sewing machine timing or take it for service.

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Changing the needle may be helpful. A bent/damaged needle will tend to not pick up the bobbin thread properly.

Try a different type of thread--avoid old or bargain bin threads.

Could also be an incompatibility of the needle, thread, and fabric.
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If it still skips stitches, then it may have a needle/hook timing issue that would require service.

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1. The needle is not inserted correctly

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2. The needle is damaged

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3. The wrong size needle is being used

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My New Home skips stitches. I have cleaned it, changed needles, adjusted the tension and tried different bobbins .



Skipped stitches

1. The needle is not inserted correctly

Remove needle & reinsert needle( flat side towards the back of machine)

2. The needle is damaged

replace with new needle

3. The wrong size needle is being used

Choose a needle to suit the thread & fabric

4. The foot not attached correctly

Check & attach correctly

it's also possible that the machine could be slightly out of time

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The three most obvious causes (other than that of the machine possibly being slightly out of time) are:

1) Too small of a needle size - increase the size.

2) A needle that has a flaw / defect - change the needle.

3) Needle not inserted correctly, either not pushed all the way up into the needle bar, or not installed facing the correct place. On this machine, the small "scarf" in the needle (an indent just above the eye) shouldface the right side of the machine.

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