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« on: February 21, 2007 10:21:28 AM »

ok so it seams in every post reply ive done ive been bitching about my machine,well it just dont work.my bobbin is stupid it is way too loose,it jams,it locks,ive tryed sooo much to fix it,i thought the bobbin was too  loose so i tightened it,nothing.new bobbin,nothing.different thread,nothing.looked at owners man,nothing.i really need some help i love sewing but this is throwig me off and frustraiting me so freakin much.i need to finish a dress b4 we move and theres no way im hand sewing it.i think it may be a mecanical prob,or maybe the brand?ita an omega anybody else have that kind?any problems?yes no maybe?gahhhh help!!!
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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2007 07:38:39 AM »

I had the same problem with my old machine. The problem was actually the bobbin casing. And to fix it you really need to have the machine fixed by a professional. I think it costs between 20-40 dollars but you can find a sewing machine repair place in your phone book and call and ask. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2007 01:52:40 PM »

thanks i will try Cool
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« Reply #3 on: February 26, 2007 11:06:46 AM »

I don't own one of those, but I know when I've had problems with my tension it was usually because of the top thread. Actually...I'm not even sure if the bobbin on my machine has a tension screw. I've never found one. But yeah...try playing around with the top thread. It might need to be cleaned and greased up if you haven't done that yet...if there's lint that could get caught up in the thread and cause problems. Other than that I don't really know. Maybe contact the company...
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