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My pfaff synchromatic 1209 machine--the stop motion know keeps falling off. I have reassembled it but it will not wind a bobbin and only sews for a little while. Does it have a spring in there? I was sewing when it just flew off the machine.

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You machine has a screw that fits the end of the shaft and the head pof the screw has broken. You can buy a new screw from a sewing machine dealer but if the whole assembly has come off you may need to take it to a dealer to have it reassembled properly. There is a spring inside which is very difficult to install.
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Posted on Aug 22, 2008

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