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I Have a Brother 3500XLt sewing machine. When I sew the tension will not adjust right , I have tried everything I could think of, but I still get loops on top. I hope you can help.

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  • livin2sew Jul 25, 2008

    I think I found the problem. The plastic above the bobbin case does not line up with the steel bobbin slant that thread goes through, so I do it by hand and both stitches are perfect on both sides. Faulty design or mislinement somehow.

  • livin2sew Aug 05, 2008

    meia02, lift the bobbin cover off and the grey bobbin case holder,insert the thread directly into the tension slot, then put grey cover on and put thread through guide slot .snap on boobin cover. I hope that helps.



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Im having a similar problem, im very new to sewing unfortunatly. so you think that you could walk me threw fixing this? i dont know what you mean by how you fixed it.

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