This sewing machine should only be
used by operators who have received
the necessary training in safe use before-
The sewing machine should not be used
for any applications other than sewing.
Attach all safety devices before using the
sewing machine. If the machine is used
without these devices attached, injury
Do not touch any of the moving parts or
press any objects against the machine
while sewing, as this may result in per-
sonal injury or damage to the machine.
Turn off the power switch before carry-
ing out cleaning. The motor will keep
turning even after the power is switched
off as a result of the motor's inertia. Wait
until the motor stops fully before start-
The machine may operate if the treadle
is pressed by mistake, which could result
Maintenance and inspection
Maintenance and inspection of the sew-
ing machine should only be carried out
by a qualified technician.
Ask your Brother dealer or a qualified
electrician to carry out any maintenance
and inspection of the electrical system.
Turn off the power switch and discon-
nect the power cord from the wall out-
let at the following times, otherwise the
machine may operate if the treadle is
pressed by mistake, which could result
However, the motor will keep turning
even after the power is switched off as
a result of the motor's inertia. Wait until
the motor stops fully before starting
When carrying out inspection, adjust-
ment and maintenance
When replacing consumable parts
such as the rotary hook
Turn off the power switch at the follow-
ing times, the machine may operate if
the treadle is pressed by mistake, which
could result in injury.
When threading the needle
When replacing the needle and bob-
When not using the machine and
when leaving the machine unattended
If using a work table which has casters,
the casters should be secured in such a
way so that they cannot move.
If an error occurs in machine, or if abnor-
mal noises or smells are noticed, imme-
diately turn off the power switch. Then
contact your nearest Brother dealer or a
If the machine develops a problem, con-
tact your nearest Brother dealer or a
Be sure to wear protective goggles and
gloves when handling the lubricating oil,
so that no oil gets into your eyes or onto
your skin, otherwise inflammation can
Furthermore, do not drink the oil under
any circumstances, as it can cause vom-
iting and diarrhoea.
Keep the oil out of the reach of children.
If the power switch needs to be left on
when carrying out some adjustment, be
extremely careful to observe all safety
Use only the proper replacement parts
as specified by Brother.
If any safety devices have been re-
moved, be absolutely sure to re-install
them to their original positions and
check that they operate correctly before
using the machine.
Any problems in machine operation
which result from unauthorized modifi-
cations to the machine will not be cov-
ered by the warranty.
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