Sewing Machine Troubleshooting

Sometimes sewing is frustrating. If you’re having problems with your sewing machine, don’t feel bad — it happens to everyone at one time or another. That’s why I’ve compiled answers to some of the most common sewing machine questions and problems.

Click on any of the sewing machine troubleshooting articles below for more information.

1. Why Does My Sewing Machine Needle Keep Breaking?

Have you already inserted a new needle on your sewing machine just to find it breaks again? This could be happening for a number of reasons. Read this a article to determine the cause of your needle problems and then learn how to solve them.

2. Why Does My Thread Keep Breaking While I Sew?

How many times have you rethreaded your sewing machine in the last hour? If you’re tired of your sewing machine thread breaking, read this article to determine the cause. Then you can fix the problem and keep on sewing.

3. Why Do I Get Bunched Up Thread Under My Fabric?

Are you annoyed by that tangled mess of threads underneath your fabric and you don’t know what is causing it? Read this article to stop getting bunching thread.

4. Why Is My Sewing Machine Not Sewing or Feeding Fabric?

You can’t finish a sewing project if your sewing machine refuses to feed fabric. If your sewing machine won’t sew or feed, read this article to troubleshoot the problem. It could be anything from the presser foot being up to the feed dogs being down.

5. Why Does My Sewing Machine Skip Stitches?

Do you have to keep resewing seams because of skipped stitches? Read this article to learn why your sewing machine skips stitches and what you can do to fix the problem. It might be something as simple as a dull needle or more complicated like a bobbin thread tension problem.

 6. Why Does My Sewing Machine Stop Working Suddenly?

Sewing machines can be temperamental if everything isn’t setup just right. Read this article to see if a simple fix will get your sewing machine working again.

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