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I had a broken thread and has to unscrew parts to get it out. I took off the "cover" on the left side of the front and then had to take off a piece inside that has a little a spring with a "hook" on either end of the spring. I cannot remember how it goes back on. Is there a picture of the front inside avalible?

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I looked for Brother parts/assembly/disassembly type manuals and it looks like they do not sell them to consumers.Same goes for TV's too.You need a dealer username and password to access those.I am providing a link so that you may contact a Brother authorized service center.If you do not think it is that difficult,there is probably a local appliance type repair center which could probably fix it.Good luck!
http://www.brother-usa.com/service/default.aspx?PGID=3

Posted on Jul 30, 2010

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  • Sherry Borst Jul 30, 2010

    I don't know if it makes any difference but I actually have a PC - 8500.
    There is really nothing broken...I just unscrewed it and don't remember
    how it goes back on. Do you have Brother machines that you can
    view and advise me based on an actual machine not a manual?
    Thanks.

  • Greg McCarthy Jul 30, 2010

    You're talking about the top cover which should unscrew from the back right?I looked at my wife's brother(lol) and hers is a little older.Was the part screwed in or just spring-loaded?

  • Greg McCarthy Jul 30, 2010

    Do you remember too if it was up and down or side to side?

  • Greg McCarthy Jul 30, 2010

    It sounds like it should be attached to the main needle arm which moves up and down.That's what it seems like anyhow because sewing machines have springs in that particular part to make it run smoother.If that doesn't help let me know.Good luck!

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