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My elna machine has jammed and cannot move it at all. When turning the wheel the needle area does nothing.l tried oiling It but nothing. Please help as I have to finish my sewing. Thanks

It is an Elnita ZZ electronic

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SOURCE: Thread jams in bobbin area

well i have done the same thing , all u need to do is if you see the screws that hold the bobbin area you un screwq thoes and get you a pair of scisors and cut around the knoted mess and all you do is work with it until it is all out and you dont realy want to pull on it to much you know just work it around so it gets lose so that you can cut it out thin you put it back together and try it out.

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Your belt may be broken

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I solved this problem for a friend,!. the needle was in the wrong way and
2 the bobbin case was not properly seated be sure you hear the 'click 'when
reinserting the bobbin case...hope this is helpful Velz

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needs to be serviced

Posted on Jul 31, 2010

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