Question about Husqvarna Designer I

3 Answers

Tension problems with top thread husqvarna emerald 203 sewing machine how do i fix

Posted by on

Ad

3 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Husqvarna Master
  • 9,497 Answers

Make sure the upper thread is seated complete in the tension disk:

Remove the upper thread from the machine. RAISE the presser foot. Rethread from the beginning. Verify the thread path is correct The machine's default tension should work best at the midway point between high & low number.

...

Posted on Jan 23, 2017

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I have an Emerald 203 I really haven't used it but a few time since I bought it. I'm having problems with the tension on top, I have took it in for repair twice, The tension is just so loose you can easily pull right out. I picked it up from shop yesterday tried it out same thing loose tension I've tried tightening more but no use. Any ideas Please Help me.

Posted on Jan 22, 2017

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Husqvarna Master
  • 7,365 Answers

Check your owner's manual there should be a page on upper & lower thread tension

Posted on Jul 29, 2010

  • Donie Reed
    Donie Reed Jan 22, 2017

    I tried that as well

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Husqvarna designer se / bottom tension loose


If the bobbin thread is simply laying on the surface of the fabric, you need to increase the top tension. The tension is correct when the bobbin and top threads meet in the middle of the fabric.

Understanding Thread Tension Threads

Sewing Lesson 10 How to Fix Tension on Your Sewing Machine

Jun 16, 2017 | Husqvarna Sewing Machines

4 Answers

Trying to sew zigzag but the bobbin thread is showing up on top


1. Try to loosen the top tension first.
2. If this doesn't work remove the bobbin and tighten the bobbin.
3. The purpose of this is to have the top and bottom tension even. This is similar to a tug of war. Whichever way is stronger is where the knot will be going. You want the knot in the middle of the fabric.
4. Test your top tension by leaving the foot up. Pull the thread through back and forth. It should be easy. If it isn't you will need to adjust the tension mechanism.

There is a tension set document added to help you.
25699235-atjq0avj50lhlou12xfzw2eu-3-0.jpg

25699235-atjq0avj50lhlou12xfzw2eu-3-2.jpg

May 16, 2015 | Husqvarna Viking Emerald 116 Sewing...

2 Answers

Is skipping stitches randomly with only one color of thread. Have rethreaded, checked bobbin to see if wound evenly, changed needle. Any idea what's happening?


Check to see if thread is the same size or thread type but different color if so your tension on bobbin and top needs to be ajusted

Mar 25, 2015 | Husqvarna Viking Emerald 116 Sewing...

1 Answer

How can I repair the top thread from tangling in the bobbin stopper for the Husqvarna Viking Emerald 118?


Thread nesting in bottom usually means that top thread is either not threaded correctly or top tension dials has lint caught in it. Use canned air to blow it out. Also change needle.

Dec 10, 2014 | Husqvarna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

How do you adjust the bobbin tension on an emerald 118


There is a screw on the bobbin case that can be used to adjust the tension. However, first I would check that there is not a thread or lint caught in the tension spring of the bobbin case. Use a stiff brush to clean bobbin case. Use a needle (or other sharp point tool), and check spring area for thread.

Jun 17, 2014 | Husqvarna Viking Emerald 116 Sewing...

1 Answer

I have an Emerald 183 sewing machine.The bobbin thread is too loose. I can pull the top thread out no problem. I tried rewinding the bobbin thread, changing the needle and I do use the right settings for...


Clean any tangles from the bobbin area.

Always thread a sewing machine with the presser foot up so the thread can properly seat into the tension control.

Hand walk a few stitches to see if the thread still feeds too fast from the spool.

When thread pools (falls off the spool) a thread net will help - you can get these at a sewing machine dealer. I use to find them at fabric stores, but have not seen any lately with sewing/serging notions.

Mar 19, 2010 | Husqvarna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

The bobbin is bird nesting on my viking emerald


Check that it is threaded correctly (both top and bottom) making sure that the upper thread is in the takeup lever and the bobbin is guided through the tension spring in the bobbin case. Watch the needle as you slowly turn the handwheel counter clockwise (toward you) and the needle point touches the fabric (make sure presser foot is down). Is the thread still relatively taunt? If it is loose, the upper thread tension unit does not have enough tension. Check the areas where the thread goes and make sure you remove any loose threads or fluff which could be inhibiting the tension discs from closing over the thread. If the tension unit still is not tightening enough, the tension unit may need to be replaced or the circuit board replaced. If everything is ok in the upper thread area, now look at the bobbin area. With no fabric, watch as the needle enters the bobbin area. Does it go down and the upper thread catch the bobbin thread and pulls it to the surface? Check for anything preventing the bobbin thread from being pulled up to the surface through the needle plate. If you have still not been able to resolve the problem suggest you take it to an authorized husqvarna viking dealer for service. You can locate a dealer near you by visiting the husqvarna viking website and clicking on the Dealer link on the left-hand side of the page - http://www.husqvarnaviking.com

Good luck.

Nov 15, 2009 | Husqvarna Viking 1

2 Answers

I own a husqvarna emerald 116 sewing machine, and everytime I thread up the machine and begin to sew the thread catches in a giant multi-strand knot where the bobbin thread meets the needle thread. How do...


is the bobbin thread in correctly( meaning is the bobbin thread in the lower tension) if it is and the top thread is in correctly and make sure the feeddogs are in the up position if all of these factors are alright then it will have to go to a local dealer to get taken care of

Oct 21, 2009 | Husqvarna Sewing Machines

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sewing Machines Logo

599 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Husqvarna Sewing Machines Experts

Douglas Plant
Douglas Plant

Level 2 Expert

184 Answers

Tally Girl
Tally Girl

Level 3 Expert

1125 Answers

Derek Massey

Level 2 Expert

92 Answers

Are you a Husqvarna Sewing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...