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Janome M100 mini sewing machine

Hi i was wondering if you could help, i have a Janome M100 mini sewing machine and the bobbin won't catch, so it can't be pulled up with the thread.what do i do?

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  • CarrieAH Jun 01, 2008

    I am having a problem with my M100. I was sewing some school projects that were made of "binker" or cross-stitch material and I think it was too much for the machine. But, now it doesn't want to work properly. The bobbin takes forever to catch, I really have to play with it...and when it does then the stitches are all "loopy" and wrong.

    Anyone got any suggestions?

  • NEEDLED25 Aug 28, 2008

    I have tried to thread the mini machine lots of times and the thead from the bobbin won't pick up what can I do?????

  • vixhobo Mar 07, 2009

    i was making denim curtains and it was too much for the machine the stiches went all loopy and now it wont sew at all!

  • VARILEY5 May 13, 2009


  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    hi -I am just setting up my janome sewing machine. I have wound a bobbin, but there is there is already a bobbin in the case. how do I get it out?



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Providing you have checked to make sure the needle is in correctly, if the machine will not pick up the thread then the machine will need retiming.

Posted on Jan 22, 2008


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