Presser Foot Lifter
The presser foot lifter q raises and lowers the presser foot.
You can raise the foot about 1/4˝ (0.6 cm) higher than the
normal up position w 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 before changing the foot.
Always use the proper foot for the selected pattern.
The wrong foot can cause the needle to break.
• Removing the presser foot
Raise the needle to its highest position by turning the
handwheel counterclockwise. Raise the presser foot,
and press the lever q on the back of the foot holder.
• Attaching the presser foot
Place the selected presser foot so that the pin e on
the foot lies just under the groove w 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 before detaching or
attaching foot holder.
• Removing the foot holder
Remove the thumbscrew q by turning it
counterclockwise with a screwdriver.
• Attaching the foot holder
Align the hole in the foot holder w with the threaded
hole in the presser bar e. Fit the thumbscrew q
into the hole. Tighten the thumbscrew q by turning it
clockwise with a screwdriver.
w Foot holder
e Presser bar