Question about Sewing Machines
Top thread won't pick up bobbin thread, please help
it needs a good service the timeing has sliped out a little, nothing more that that,,,see its not a lost cause just yet
Posted on Oct 24, 2009
Testimonial: "Thanks! I was hoping to avoid paying for a fix, but it looks like I have to **** it up. So much for being thrifty and restyling my clothes."
If you turn the handwheel, can you see a metal ring rotating around the outer edge of the bobbin case? If not rotating, broken gear or timing belt off.
If that ring is turning, remove the needle plate and bobbin case. As this ring now rotates, you will a finger on the ring that will pass behind the needle from right to left and it should catch the thread from the eye of the needle. If this finger, the "hook" passes above the eye, you have a timing problem.
Let me know.
Posted on Feb 16, 2010
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 28, 2016 | Simplicity Sewing Machines
Dec 15, 2015 | Sewing Machines
Dec 06, 2014 | Simplicity Fashion Pro SW2145 Mechanical...
Oct 07, 2013 | Sewing Machines
Apr 16, 2012 | Simplicity Sewing Machines
Feb 26, 2012 | Sewing Machines
Nov 27, 2009 | Janome MyLock 634D Mechanical Sewing...
Dec 10, 2007 | Simplicity Sew Precious SWSP2 Mechanical...
Sep 21, 2007 | Simplicity Sew Precious SWSP2 Mechanical...
390 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: