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Cannot get bobbin case, etc. back together and in front loader. Your solution: read a manual. If you have ever had this problem, then you would know how ridiculous this is. I've studied pictures and the vague at best description of how to do it until I am blue in the face. I think I just need to return it and get a refund because customer support sadly lacking. I need to speak to a LIVE person. WB

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  • wbandy Mar 20, 2011

    There is another person with the same stuck needle problem on this web site right now. Putting the bobbin stuff back in has something to do with it, I am sure, because with that stuff out the needle does just fine. How can I get a replacement machine, since clearly there is something wrong with it. Do you know what I mean about the two levers? It is the left one that causes the problem.

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Call Singer at 1-800-4singer and you can speak to a live person. I still think that if you look at the manual online and blow to 200% up the diagram you will see it very clear on page 33, it is free to download. They have it all broke down to see how it goes together

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  • wbandy Mar 19, 2011

    Evidently you did not read my comment or did not understand it. I know what to do but it will not work with both of the levers holding it in. The needle will not move.

  • Mary Dunn Mar 20, 2011

    I did not see your mention of the stuck needle. You need to take it for service because I doubt anyone can help you with what you are describing without being there to look at it. I have never in 50 years of sewing came up against this.

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