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Motor makes noise and slowed down

I have a new home sewing machine.
The motor, makes a strange high pitched noise, it has now slowed doen so much I am unable to use it. It was working fine.
It has been oiled, I have sorted the drive belt as per manual instructions.
tried to tension and spool tension.

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Take the belt off the motor and press the pedal see if it is still running slow, if not then there is a tightness in the machine itself.

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