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I have an NX600 that my $%^&* dog apparently pulled/knocked off the desk onto the ceramic tile floor while I was at work. Everything seemed fine until I started to sew and the electronic warning went off as the needle hit the presser foot. Changed the needle. This time I took one stitch and the tip of the needle broke. Changed the needle and manually turned the mechanism and I can see that the needle is grazing the front of the hole on the throat plate. Did the crash to the floor misalign something? Should I take it to a dealer (100 miles away) for an adjustment?

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I have spoken with a Brother dealer in South Bend and plan on taking it there.

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Hi,...I think a trip to a service center is in order.I sounds like the needle bar frame is either bent or way out of alighnment.
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