Sewing machine wheel

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I'm new to the group but frustrated in finding an answer to my problem from
 Singer - My machine is jammed -  The wheel wont turn at all - Have cleaned
 bobbin area - everything else - Still wont sew - I was right in the middle
 of successfully and all of a sudden it stopped -- End of story
<u model is a 337 - I realize it is not expensive but am not going to a rep
air shop for a cheap machine

Can anybody help?

thanks Nancy  

Re: Sewing machine wheel
On Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:45:38 -0700 (PDT), wrote:

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 Hi Nancy  -  welcome to the   < sadly slowly dying >  group.
I'm not familar with your Singer 337  -  sorry  -
but there are some good people here who might help -
  Ron Anderson  is a treasure  ..
or  see the links below  - just a quick google search -
  -  google might find many more.

I bought a few old Elna machines and a Necchi  -
and revived them  -  with help from here  -  
  and   internet research  +  Yahoo Groups
...  I really hate to see good old sewing machines  
going into  the scrap metal  bin  !
    John T.

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Have you cleaned and lubricated it regularly?  Sounds like something  
has seized up.

NOTE: Do not use *oil* on the gears, use lubricant.



Re: Sewing machine wheel
On 6/22/2018 9:45 PM, wrote:
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Well my answer would be to bring it to a shop it is well worth repairing  
and likely something very simple. Off the top of my head I would say a  
thread lock in the bobbin area but I have seen mice get in there and  
clog them up with all sorts of things the 5 pounds of raisins was my  

Ron Anderson A1 Sewing Machine

Re: Sewing machine wheel
Ron Anderson wrote:
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Really??? Wow!!!  

And, LOL.

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