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Singer Serger stopped working. Model 14-U12, since I have owned it is has always had an annoying hum when on. It stiched beautifully though. In the middle of sewing it just stopped, hum and all. Nothing is stuck, all power supplies are sucure, and electrical is fine. So what could be the problem? I did not smell any overheating. Thanks!

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  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    stop in the middle of my project...nothing moves

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Hi,
The manual is HERE.

Just click and print off the PDF

Thanks
Richie.

Posted on Jul 10, 2008

  • Richard Perkins
    Richard Perkins Jul 10, 2008

    Hi, Just realised you've got a different model than the post headline!



    Singer basic guide to sergers is HERE (click)

  • Richard Perkins
    Richard Perkins Jul 10, 2008

    Hi,

    This is the full list from Singer - HERE



    I can't see yours on there.



    If you're having problems locating one, try an Email to their customer support (return back a page at the top of the screen)



    They should be able to get one to you for free.



    Thanks. (please remember to rate chat, thank you)

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