Question about Kenmore Sewing Machines
Help need instructions for theading a Sears Kenmore Sewing machine model 158.14000. And also how to thread to wind a bobbin for the machine also.
All machines thread the same. TTN tension,take up, needle.
Beginning with the spool, guide the thread through the thread guides to the tension assembly. Pull the thread through the tension assembly and test it to make sure the tension is working correctly.
(To do this test,adjust your tension setting to normal or medium or 5 or something in the middle. Raise the presser foot and pull the thread through the tension. It should pull easily!! Lower the presser foot and pull the thread. It should pull noticeably harder.) If it passes this test, continue up through the take up lever,then down through the thread guides to the needle. Make sure your needle is fully inserted and turned the correct way.( If you load your bobbin case from the left side,the needle rule is normally FLAT to the RIGHT is RIGHT. There are some exceptions. If you have a newer style drop in bobbin or your bobbin case loads in the front then the rule is FLAT to the BACK.
To wind the bobbin, guide the thread around the thread guide on
the left top of your machine, then to the bobbin winder. Wind the thread around the bobbin several times, place the bobbin on top of the bobbin winder, push it against the wheel and press the foot pedal. It should stop winding when the bobbin is full or you take your foot off the control
Posted on Jun 05, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 29, 2015 | Sewing Machines
Oct 15, 2015 | Kenmore Sewing Machines
Sep 04, 2015 | Kenmore Sewing Machines
Aug 08, 2015 | Sewing Machines
Oct 20, 2010 | Kenmore Drop-In Bobbin 16231 Mechanical...
Sep 15, 2010 | Kenmore Sewing Machines
Mar 17, 2009 | Baby Lock Sewing Machines
Dec 15, 2008 | Kenmore 15516 Mechanical Sewing Machine
Aug 08, 2008 | Kenmore Drop-In Bobbin 505S-21BH...
Jul 17, 2007 | Kenmore 15208 Mechanical Sewing Machine
Jan 05, 2017 | Kenmore Sewing Machines
2,102 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: