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Parts for 211G165

According to the repair guy who serviced my machine, I need to replace the ''hook and cam'' on Singer 211G165, which, looking at the parts manual seems to be 240557 and 240167, or the entire mechanism 240560. The repair guy gave me a part number 267357. I need to know for sure which part to search for.
I would also like to restore the knee lift option, 228710, but do not know if I would need anything else to make it work. Thanks for any help you can provide.

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