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Bernina 1630 problem

I have a Bernina 1630 that worked fine until it started having problem that it did not want to sew in reverse. Today i tried it again and it only wants to sew in reverse. After playing around with settings i got it to sew forward but stitches are very tiny i can't adjust the size of the stitches.
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  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Will not sew in reverse

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    will sew in forward but not reverse

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    Bernina 730 won't reverse

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    I cannot find a way of reducing/ increasing the sizeof letters when sewing names

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    I know there is an icon for a single repeat of letters or a design, I just can locate it.



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Your feed dogs sound like they are getting stuck,chec whether they are on the down position,and also make sure that you have cleaned any lint that builds up in the bobbin area, if all fails it will have to go into the technician,

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