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Hello I bought my beige singer in "78 in Sydney and is worth it's weight in gold~ as it has been in loads of use but MYSTERIOUSLY ~last time I tried to use it~ the needle peculiarly ~kept hitting the rotating base metal on each downward movement~ and not going through the hole as it always has done before can you figure what I need to do to get them in sync again I have no idea what caused this ~ as nothing was touched to alter the sync mechanism many thanks for any advice from Carole in the UK

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Does the base metal (hook assembly) rotate as you turn the handwheel? If "no", then your lower gears are shot.

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