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Bobbin thread getting caught

I have a Singer 3962 sewing machine and the bobbin thread has started catching on a little metal piece inside the bobbin compartment. The metal piece is very thin and flexible and is connected to a little metal plate with a screw in it. The thread catches between this metal piece and the black plastic bobbin encasement. What can I do?

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Check your Instruction manual - if you have taken the bobbin case apart to clean it, the shuttle must be reinserted with the little tab pressing against the piece you mention. It is under page 45 - "Caring for your machine" in my book. I missed it the first time I cleaned and oild mine.

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