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Baby Lock Esanti ESI-2

The lcd screen on my machine has gone so dark I cannot recognize the charters or any features I may want to select. Was told the Esante ESI-2 lcd is no longer available, at least through Baby Lock. Can anyone suggest a distributor, wholesaler or other source to obtain a replacement screen.?

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  • Ruby Tinker Jan 07, 2009

    Ihave the same problem



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You might want to try this solution first, although maybe your dealer has already tried it. With your machine off, hold the start/stop button, the reverse button and the needle position button down with one hand. While holding them, turn the machine on. What will come up is a screen to recalibrate your LCD. You won't need the first screen, so press the thread cutting button one time. The next screen changes the brightness level. The reverse button on your machine makes it darker, and the needle position button makes it lighter. I stumbled upon this by accident one day while recalibrating. I'd like to know if this works for you, although by now, maybe you have bought a new screen...

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    lindboep Nov 21, 2012

    could you please tell me how to re-calibrate. I cannot figure it out


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When your BabyLock Esante ESi2 is otherwise working fine but the LCD display screen begins to grow darker and you find you just can't read it, the only thing you can do is replace the BabyLock Esante ESi2 LCD screen, or buy a new machine.BabyLock no longer stock this item direct, but there is an affordable replacement available.......Check this Link

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Try this link for an affordable solution to repairing your Baby Lock Esante ESi-2 LCD back light.

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