Presser Foot Lifter
The presser foot lifter raises and lowers the presser foot.
You can raise the foot about 1/4˝ (0.7 cm) higher than the
normal up position for easy removal of the presser foot,
or to help you place thick material under the foot.
q Presser foot lifter
w Normal up position
e Highest position
Changing the Presser Foot
• Turn OFF the power switch or press the lockout
• Do not push the lever down when removing the
• Always use the proper foot for the selected pattern.
Removing the presser foot
Raise the needle to its highest position by turning the
handwheel counterclockwise. Raise the presser foot, and
press the lever on the back of the foot holder.
Attaching the presser foot
Place the selected presser foot so that the pin on the foot
lies just under the groove in the foot holder.
Lower the presser bar to lock the foot into the place.
Removing and Attaching the Foot Holder
Turn OFF the power switch or press the lockout key
to lockout the machine before detaching or attaching
Removing the foot holder
Remove the setscrew by turning it counterclockwise with
Attaching the foot holder
Align the hole in the foot holder with the threaded hole in
the presser bar.
Fit the setscrew into the hole.
Tighten the setscrew by turning it clockwise with the
w Foot holder
r Threaded hole
key to lockout the machine before changing the
The wrong foot can cause the needle to break.
Each foot is marked with an identification letter.
q Identification letter