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I am trying to thread my singer quikfix mending machine and the needle will not pick up the thread from the bobbin. Of course, the manual is useless. I wonder if the bobbin case is out-of-wack. Do you have a picture of what it should look like? Is there a trick to loading the bobbin?

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Call customer service, 1-800-4singer and get the answer. Heard they are a nightmare to thread. If, you can't get it to work return and by a Singer Simple for $99. at Joann's. They give you a lesson on it for free. Good luck

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