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Machine jammed the machine is new and hardly been used my wife has used this machine before with minor problems but managed to overcome them, this time when she used it the needle has jammed inside, I tried to turn the the machine manually but cant move the needle please could you advise on what to do Regards Alan and Rose

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Remove the needle plate, you should be able to spot the broken end of needle by pulling on threads jammed underneath. If you have to use something to pick it out, be gentle. You do not want to damage the mechanism. You could always try a magnet.

If you can't figure it out, take it back to retailer. As a courtesy, they are usually pretty good at helping new owners out of a "jam".

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