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WHERE TO LOCATE A MANUAL FOR MY MACHINE, NOT ON LINE.

STUCK IN REVERSE. I HAVE NEVER USED THIS MACHINE AND I DO NOT HAVE A BOOK. PLEASE HELP. I LOOKED ON LINE FOR THE MANUAL BUT THIS MODEL WAS NOT LISTED.

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GO TO THE BUSINESS I'VE PUT AHEAD. IT IS BUSINESS WITH ALL SORTS OF SEWING MACHINE MERCHANDISE. IF IT ISN'T LISTED PUT IN THE INFORMATION AND THEY WILL LIKELY BE ABLE TO GET IT. ALSO, GIVE EBAY A TRY.

http://www.sewingpartsonline.com/instruction-book-janome-and-newhome-8000.aspx

Posted on Nov 07, 2014

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SOURCE: need a munual for White Speedylock 1300 DE serger

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If this isn't helpful, email me and I will scan my manual.

Posted on Jun 11, 2008

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SOURCE: manual from brother listed sewing machine

I believe these are the UL code and serial number. If there is a display band of decorative stitches on the front of your machine look on the bottom right of that panel. If the number there is a VX-920 there is no manual available for it BUT you can use the manual from the VX 970 which IS available. Do a search for that model manual in Spanish and you should find one.

Posted on Aug 03, 2009

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SOURCE: Husqvarna Model 6360 reverse button stuck

This problem comes about due to lack of useage usually. If the machine has been sitting for some time the grease inside hardens. The stitch length regulator, the pattern selector and the buttonhole mechanism could all be contributing to your problem. To fix it properly all three dials should be remove from the machine, disassembled cleaned, assembled and oiled lightly with a teflon lubricant. Since so much is removed from the machine doing this job, every setting in the machine is checked and or reset. It's a major overhaul and costs about $350 and only a handful of Viking Techs in the country can do it.

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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SOURCE: My model 210 is stuck in reverse. Can you help?

The only thing you can do to possible free the mechanism is to turn the lower dial back and forth a bit, from the position where it is in permanent reverse to the numbered area on the dial. Make sure the selector is not on the buttonhole position. That machine doesn't really have a history of that issue but anything is possible, especially if it has sat for awhile and not been used. If moisture was present where it was stored, it's possible the feed linkage is slightly rusted and simply stuck.

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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SOURCE: need sewing machine manual

You can find it here:
http://ifixmachines.com/index.php?page=shop.product_details&product_id=3252&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=54

Posted on Nov 16, 2010

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I have my Mother's Brother XL3750, no book or accessories. It will sew in reverse only. I don't even know where the reverse button is. The only thing that I have tried is the big lever front...


you can download a manual for your machine from the Brother website,
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http://welcome.solutions.brother.com/BSC/public/files/dlf/doch000452/bm2736xl26i35i375ug04enes.pdf

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My model 210 is stuck in reverse. Can you help?


The only thing you can do to possible free the mechanism is to turn the lower dial back and forth a bit, from the position where it is in permanent reverse to the numbered area on the dial. Make sure the selector is not on the buttonhole position. That machine doesn't really have a history of that issue but anything is possible, especially if it has sat for awhile and not been used. If moisture was present where it was stored, it's possible the feed linkage is slightly rusted and simply stuck.

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Knowing which kind of machine you have helps alot. Just guessing but maybe the reverse mechanism is stuck and needs some oil in it to free it up. Or the buttonhole mechanism is stuck in reverse part of it.
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I too just aquired a husqvarna viking 6030 that was stuck in straight-stitch reverse. No forward, no zig zag, no button hole, no cam stitches. I also suspected a broken spring, since the reverse button was slack and had no resistance. But after inspecting every moving part, I realized it was just stuck from many years of non-use. I finally got it free today! I had used some Tri-Flow oil and applied it sparingly to all moving points (but not belts or motor). I exercised all the buttons and like another poster (either here or elsewhere, not sure) I used my hair dryer to apply heat to the inside of the machine through the cam slot. After you remove the white cover on back of machine that holds the two spool spindles, you will see a formed aluminum part just behind the reverse dial that has a rounded-pointed protrusion which sort of looks like a fat flat head screwdriver. It is supposed to travel in an up-down motion when reverse button is pressed. I used a flat head driver to coax its movement, and once it began moving, I continued with heat and drops of oil. Good luck.

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