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When I turn on my Brother xl3500i sewing machine, the light comes on but, when I press the presser foot nothing happens

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Do you have a stitch picked? Did you read your manual? I think that you should look at the brother-usa.com site if you do not have the manual. Unless you read the instructions you will get nowhere fast

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