The timing of my sewing machine -- the Singer 7258 -- had gone out of alignment. The most obvious symptom was that the top thread would no longer pick up the bobbin thread. Upon closer inspection, I found the needle was jamming into the plastic of the bobbin housing! Ack! This was also causing my needles to get all bent up.
It was 9pm and I did not want a several week delay required for sending the machine in for servicing. I have work to do, you know! So, I dove in, poking and prodding at every which thing until I figured out the magical combination. I'm documenting this magical combination so that there will finally be something out there on the web for fixing a Singer 7258 sewing machine's timing!Read More