7 Tips to Fix Your Sewing Machine When don’t Work

Working in sewing machine will not always act on your favor when you want to sew. When the machine stopped working, you may need to fix the problem quickly to end sewing need.

Many times it doesn’t require repairing by the help of professional; rather most of the sewing problems have simple solution through which you can repair it without expert’s involvement. Here are some tricks which can save your time and get your sewing machine on track.

Fixing Sewing Machine

The very first thing you need to look the issue very clear mind with taking a deep breath. It will make the process of troubleshooting much easier. Frustration cannot solve any problems rather they screwed up more.

Checking The Quality of Thread

Tread is the main ingredients of sewing any materials. Before making sewing machine responsible try to sew with another thread. Qualities of the thread have impact on the sewing working condition.

Mess is Happening For Loopy Knotted

It’s a common sewing problem. When its start to produce loopy knotted, the machines stops working logically. But the solution is not tough. With steam ripper, you can remove the faulty stitches gently and thus you can end the problem.

Stars to Skip Stitches

Sometimes due to needle or thread, the machine starts skipping stitches from materials. Though it’s happen occasionally, it may frustrate the sewing. Again with very basic steps, you cure the troubles.

First of all, you need to rethread it and then change the sewing needles. After that, check sewing again. Maximum times it will be solved.

Stars to skip stitches

Adjusting The Tension

Before changing the settings of sewing machine, it wise to read instruction guide carefully. It controls the pressure amount. When the bobbin and upper thread is not even on the both side of the fabric, the tension needs to be adjusted. User manual is the best source for instructions or it may lead for further complexity.

Blending or Breaking Needles

Sometimes due to imbalanced needles can broke or blend. If a needle starts hitting other parts of the machine with noises, it may break the needle. If the feed dog not working perfectly, you need to change the presser foot. If the fabric slips, increase the presser and if fabric is held tightly, then reduce the presser foot.

Clunking & Grinding Noises

When suddenly, you heard different loud noises of sewing machine, it indicates that something is jammed or rubbing in the machine. If you lubricants your machine long ago, then clean and use oil again to see whether the problem solves or not.

You can find sufficient information about regular cleaning time intervals need for that particular machine.

Incorrect Bobbin Settings

If the thread is bunching up on top of the fabric, you need to check the bobbing settings. The first step would be to check your bobbin is correctly threaded as per the user instruction. If it requires the adjustment as to hold a heavier or lighter thread, try to follow.

Incorrect bobbin settings

And if you want to keep the original settings, try to use different bobbin for this type of fabric which needs to hold a heavier or lighter thread.

Bad days are really predictable, when it comes to sewing materials. And these quick fix methods can solve common sewing machine errors.