It was inside the machine itself, connected to the two wires to the foot controller. Solution: Make sure the threads from the bobbin and the eye of the needle are 3-4 inches long, under the presser foot, and hanging back behind the machine. Checkout the NEW SINGER Store. We get this question a lot. http://qrwsoftware.com/sewing-machine/sewing-machine-won-39-t-zigzag-stitch.html
SINGERonline.com 29,987 views 5:13 5 Things You Didn't Know Your Sewing Machine Could Do! - Duration: 9:56. Reply Sucre July 17th, 2016 I have a Jamone Memory Crat 4800. I have always been good at troubleshooting machine problems but this one has me stumped. Also check the path the thread travels through, including the bobbin and needle, is free from burrs, nicks, or any sharp points that may cause a break or snag. http://artisanssquare.com/sg/index.php?topic=8480.0
I have read and re-read the instructions- I have it set exactly the way the manual tells me for zig-zag. A. User Agreement, Privacy, Cookies and AdChoice Straight Dope Message Board > Main > General Questions Old Sears Kenmore sewing machine woes: no zig-zag- help!
Make sure the presser foot is up when seating the thread through the upper tension. Did you get all the pieces of the broken needle out the machine? But the thread wraps consistently around the top of the bobbin. Sewing Machine Stitch Problems It is possible the timing on the machine has been disrupted and needs to be reset.
K Logged http://corgihouse.blogspot.com silverrowan Member Posts: 19 Re: machine wont zigzag « Reply #3 on: September 07, 2009, 08:51:48 PM » Well, tried those suggestions and the needle broke D:Time for How To Fix Zig Zag On Sewing Machine karent Member Posts: 5486 Gender: Gulf Coast Florida USA Re: machine wont zigzag « Reply #2 on: September 07, 2009, 02:34:15 PM » And I don't know why this works, but A. So that's not it.
Breaking Needles The needle is often the easiest part of a sewing machine to change; that's fortunate because it is also the part most prone to wear. Sewing Machine Not Stitching Wear is least likely to be a problem. Sign in to make your opinion count. Reply Evelyn May 1st, 2016 I have a Memory Craft 4000 and the bottom threads are very loose and loopy, can I fix this myself?
The machine is back together again and seems to be sewing okay. https://www.craftsy.com/blog/2015/03/how-to-adjust-sewing-machine-tension/ On the left, the additional tension has pulled the threads to the side of the straight stitch, as it is far too tight. Zigzag Stitch Sewing Machine Troubleshooting It'sfree! Zig Zag Stitch Only On One Side And in future oil your flaming sewing machine.....
Then if it was't oiled that itself would cause it to go off time. have a peek at these guys Reply S wilson July 13th, 2015 I have a Janome too- not super happy with it because it has needed more maintenance visits than any other machines I've owned in more Contact us Take Craftsy with you! Reply Barbara March 18th, 2015 your timing is out a little you need to take it and have serviced Reply Pam March 19th, 2015 Your needle may be in backwards. Sewing Machine Stitches Not Catching
I really want to figure this out on my own and fix it if I can! Oct 23, 2016 | Husqvarna Sewing Machines Related Topics: Husqvarna Sewing Machines View All » 834 people viewed this question Ask a Question Usually answered in minutes! Some fine threads used for embroidery may be more prone to breakage; it is best to use a specified embroidery needle for these projects. http://qrwsoftware.com/sewing-machine/singer-sewing-machine-stitch-problems.html Reply joyce October 13th, 2015 My Brother sewing machine JX2517 just shut down while I was sewing and will not start and the light will not come on trying to find
Each and every time you use your serger, you should test your stitch. Sewing Machine Skipping Stitches If not you may need to check if the pedal is sticking. Only sewing machine oil should be used to lubricate moving parts.
Reply ken July 27th, 2015 we have two janome machines, not used for a while. When that happens, the hook will not travel around the bobbin and as a result, no stitch will form. HELP Reply Stacy Surface May 10th, 2016 I just got a new embroidery machine and every time I try to thread the needle the hook just keeps cutting my thread. Sewing Machine Won't Stitch Thank you.
Needles will often be listed with both sizes, such as 70/10. CONTACT CUSTOMER SUPPORT All the help you need is right here. sigh.) « Last Edit: September 13, 2009, 06:05:23 AM by silverrowan » Logged Print Pages: 1 Go Up « previous next » Sewing Discussion at Stitcher's Guild Sewing Forum » Sewing this content They make em to break.
Thread?? Problem #5: The thread is really tight when you pull it through the machine and it's creating an uneven stitch. Reply Sandra Reed April 29th, 2015 Quite often my presser foot falls off. What do I need to do?
The needle may have become damaged or bent by sewing material too thick for the needle, forcing material through the feed dog, or hitting a straight pin. Reply Jade August 30th, 2015 Your solution to problem number six is wrong.