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Sewing/Singer 257 Fashion Mate Repair and Timing Questions


Don wrote at 2014-08-31 21:15:57
I also have replaced the plastic gear on my  257.  Now I don't know how to sink the belt so that the needle does not hit the bobbin holder.  I finally got it where the needle didn't hit anything,  but now it will not pick up the bobbin thread,  So I'm sure I still don't have it in sink,  can anyone help me?

lola wrote at 2014-12-19 17:48:47
Did either of you find a solution to your problem? I have the same issue and need help.


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