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Brother vx1120 machine bobbin jam

My bobbin ran out and when I filled it and replaced it, it not is jamming and then the needle will now stayed threaded

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Re: brother vx1120 machine bobbin jam

Rethread the whole machine. Make shure you raise the presserfoot before threading.

Posted on Feb 23, 2008

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Use a mirror and make sure that the area is perfectly clean and there are no obstructions. Then make sure that the needle is all the way up to the top of its cycle and then insert the bobbin.

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make sure the bobbin is inserted correctly into the bobbin case if the machine has a top loading bobbin
if the machine has a side or front loading bobbin also make sure the bobbin case is inserted correctly into the machine.
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My machine was working.fine when during a seam it froze. I took off the the bobbing cover and saw the bobbin case had shifted out of place. I replaced it and got the needle moving freely again and now my...

clean under the needle plate where the feed dogs are for lint
also get a can of air & use it on the bobbin area
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Turn off the power and remove the needle and presser foot.

Open the needle plate and bobbin case and clean the area, removing lint and the jammed thread.

Make sure the bobbin case is properly in place.

There is a maintenance section in the manual to show you how to remove the bobbin case and clean the machine.

Install a new needle with the flat side to the back of the machine.

Rethread the machine with the presser foot up.

Make sure the thread from the bobbin is feeding from the bobbin spool in the correct direction and through the proper guides.

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I have the same problem and found that the bobbin case is scratched. These are quite expensive so I hope yours is something more simple. Keeping the bobbin area clean is also a necessity.

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