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Turned on a recently "inherited" Viking Sapphire 850 sewing machine. There was what sounded like a bobbin rolling around somehow inside the top of the machine....thread was unwionding through. I gently tipped the machine to look and the bobbin (?) shifted, a waft of smoke came out and the lights, screen, machine went dead. Could you give any insight. Was this a board short circuit. Is this an expensive fix?

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Ooops...it sounds like a board has gone bad. There must be something metal loose inside the machine to cause a short like that. You need to find an authorized Viking dealer to assist you. The boards have a 5 year warranty, maybe you will fit into that period. It's probably best no to mention that an object in the machine caused the problem.
Best wishes!

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