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R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Sewing Machines:
"Your machine is probably still under warranty. Best to take it for service asap."
"On a Bernina 830 Record? It is a dial at the very bottom right."
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Kenmore Sewing Machines:
Make Model manual
(You will need the complete model number)"
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Bernina Sewing Machines:
"Check your machine's stitch options. A lot of older Bernina machines do not have a..."
"Does the machine do any zig-zag stitch? If there appears to be a problem with stitches..."
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Singer Sewing Machines:
"Um, not every machine can handle leather. Domestic machines can handle "light-weight"..."
"Is that a sewing machine???"
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Juki Sewing Machines:
"I would take it for service. Sounds like maybe something haywire with the tension..."
"Does your machine take L bobbins? If not, then they will not work. The correct bobbin is..."
"Are you talking about the presser foot lever? That lever raises and lowers the presser..."
"Try a brand new needle. A bent, damaged needle will sometimes not stitch correctly. If..."
"Tell us more information. When you install the bobbin and run the machine, what happens? ..."
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Elna Sewing Machines:
"Suspect the machine is out of adjustment. Take it to a sewing technician."
"Umm, an unused old sewing machine sounds like it should be worth a lot, however, in..."
"I would contact the vendor directly. The machine may have been damaged in shipping or..."
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Janome Sewing Machines:
sewing machine timing
lots of videos, web sites"
"Does this one work?
"Have you tried a brand new needle? That is usually the first thing to do.
If there is..."
"Recommend you download and save these manuals as information on older machines is getting..."
"Here's a manual for your machine. Download and keep it.
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"I suggest taking it to a technician. He can check whether there is power from the foot..."
R.A. Ellis posted an answer for this Brother Sewing Machines:
"check with your local Brother dealer or search for:Brother 308 power cord"
"If you can figure out what shank your machine uses, you will be able to find a presser..."
"Quite possibly the basting stitch has stuck. I recommend taking it to a Bernina..."
"You may find some answers by joining a Janome user group. Check Facebook or Yahoo. In..."
"Recommend taking it for service. It's probably something you cannot resolve on your own."
"Recommend taking it for service. Continued use can cause further damage and increase the..."
"Recommend taking it for service. It most likely needs some technical adjustment."
"You haven't given us any clues of what is happening so we can only direct you to some web..."
"Did you change the stitch width to a number higher than zero? Since your machine is new..."
"If your machine is mechanical, not computerized, the chances are very good it has seized..."
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