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I had my bobbin winder replaced a couple of years ago. I never checked to see if it worked because I had two other machines. Not only doesn't it work, it's not even installed correctly. Is this that difficult to fix? I don't want to take my machine for repair in Floriddduuuuhhh anymore. They're incompetent and inept.

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  • Pamsquilt Oct 16, 2010

    In what way "doesn't it work"? How can you tell it is not installed correctly? Could you describe just what it looks like and what is/is not happening in more detail please?

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Hi roogm, Now that's a shame that you waited two years to find out that your bobbin winder wasn't fixed properly nor even installed properly. They should have demoed that to you as soon as you picked up that machine. No duh! We're not talking about a $100. machine here!
Well my dear I hate to tell you but this is not an easy fix without taking the whole machine apart to get to that part. I don't know if your machine is still under warranty or maybe you've purchased an extended service contract if they do that there in Floriddduuuuhhh. And I hate it when you're not in an area where you don't have a good dealership that can help. I'd help you out with that but I live all the way over here in Hawaii.
All of our Sewing machine Dealerships here are under 1 owner, And I mean all of the brands of sewing machines except for Home Sewing machines. So he's got the market covered here and it's not cheap to repair anything!! I learned how to work on my own Designer 1 from working in one of the Viking stores here so I pretty much can service my own so far. You think maybe if you took it back in they might still be able to help out with the situation? I'm sorry I couldn't of been of more help. It's pretty tricky taking the machine apart also if you don't know what you're doing. Drop me an email at- kats2sew@hotmail.com if there's anything else I can do. Have Happier Sewing Days!!:-) Kathy

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