KNOWING YOUR SEWING MACHINE —————————————————————————————————————————
To turn off the machine, set the main power
switch to "
The sewing lamp goes off when the
machine is turned off.
● If a power outage occurs while the sewing
machine is being operated, turn off the
sewing machine and unplug the power
supply cord. When restarting the sewing
machine, follow the necessary procedure to
correctly operate the machine.
(For U.S.A. only)
● This appliance has a polarized plug (one
blade wider than the other). To reduce the
risk of electric shock, this plug is intended
to fit in a polarized outlet only one way. If
the plug does not fit fully in the outlet,
reverse the plug.
If it still does not fit, contact a qualified
electrician to install the proper outlet. Do
not modify the plug in any way.
● When connecting the foot controller, be sure
to turn off the sewing machine in order to
prevent the machine from accidentally being
When you press the foot controller down lightly, the
machine will run at a low speed. When you press
harder, the machine's speed will increase. When you
take your foot off the foot controller, the machine
You should make sure that nothing is placed on the
foot controller when the machine is not in use.
● Do not allow pieces of cloth and dust to build
up on the foot controller. Doing so could
cause a fire or an electric shock.
● A new sewing machine or one that has not
been in use for a long period of time should
be oiled as described on page 38. After oiling,
be sure to wipe off any excess oil.
Steadying the machine
If the sewing machine has been placed on an uneven
surface, turn the rubber cushion in the right-front
corner of the base plate to adjust its height until the
sewing machine is stable.