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Kenmore Sewing Machine 385

My needle keeps coming unthreaded while sewing. Help!!!!

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  • jjisme Feb 12, 2008

    My Kenmore model 385...16631400...serial # 44007081 also will not catch the first thread from the left...the yellow coded thread. It will include when I sew a chain stitch, but will not involve when I try to sew cloth. I do not have an instruction book, but have followed the color coding and feel sure it is threaded correctly. It worked fine until we had to replace the needles. Do they have to be a special length? I have used Premium ballpoint yellow band needles 90/14 as recommended by the local sewing center.



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