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Help please hello, i opened up the bottom of the sewing machine and cant put it back together, i cant find my manual either, i dont know what to do somebody please help me. there's a round metal thing with thread inside and a metal lid with fasteners but i cant seem to put the thing back together. thanks for all your help.

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You can download the manual from the link below: See page 19 on how to assemble the bobbin. Please update the question & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck!

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