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I have a brand new Brother XL-3750 I cannot for the life of me get the tensions to work. I know it is probably a threading error or something but I have tried everything so far. I need help!

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Hello to fellow seamstress; from repair tech.

I went to this manual site, and found YOU can request a professional search for a users manual or a REPAIR manual (for a sm chg)

With purchasing a NEW unit, didn't they give you a warranty or training or a manual? Why haven't THEY helped you?

I found a download for $8. for the Users manual.

I think my good unit is a Brother, it has been a while since i sewed -- medical prob -- but, when i set my tension, I would start by putting the bobbin all the wa tight then loosen it until it just flows out at a pull but NOT a tug...hard to desc on paper.
THEN on to upper tension....thread machine -- not thru needle, just above, As you pull thread thru upper area, again, tension should give just a tiny tension to you, not a tug.
This should give you a start. Then, with light wt fab, ck to see if LOOSE loop is on top or on bottom, and adj from there...a teeny tiny bit at a time.
Do NOT Rush this...take your time.


(If this has been helpful, please rate my help++++Thanks for using FIXYA)

Posted on Sep 03, 2010

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