Why won't the machine pick up the bobbin thread?
There could be several things that could cause the machine not to pick up the bobbin thread.
- The upper thread could be tangled.
Remove the thread completely from the machine.
The correct size spool cap should be used for the size of the thread spool.
Re-thread the machine according to the directions in the manual.
One Point Advice Place a spool of thread on a spool pin.
One Point Advice Upper threading
- Remove the bobbin and make sure the bobbin is threaded properly in the shuttle race.
Remove any loose threads or lint in the shuttle race.
One Point Advice Installing a bobbin into a bobbin case
- You could be holding the needle thread too tight.
Hold the thread lightly to keep the end from going down into the shuttle.
- The needle could be thread incorrectly.
Thread the needle eye from the front to the back.
- The needle could be bent or improperly inserted.
Install a new needle with the flat side of the needle facing the back.
BM-2700, BM-3600, BX2925PRW, CE1000, CE1008, CE1100PRW, CE1125PRW, CE4400, CE-5000/5000PRW, CE-5500/CE-5500PRW, CE5500T, CE6006, CE6070T, CE7070PRW, CE8080/CE8080PRW, CE8100, CP2410, CP-6500, CP-7500, CS-100T/4000/5000H, CS5055PRW, CS-6000/6000b/6000t/6000i, CS7000i, CS7130, CS7205, CS8800PRW, CS9100, DZ2400, DZ2750, DZ3000, DZ3400, ES-2000/2000T, EX-660, HC1850, HC3010, HC7140, HS-2000, HS-2500, HS-3000, LS-1217, LS-1520, LS-1717, LS-2000, LS-2020, LS-2125/2125i/2129, LS2250PRW, LS2300PRW, LS2350, LS2400, LS-30, LS-590, LX2375, LX3014, LX-3125/3125E, PS-21, PS300T, QB9110L, SB1000T, SB700T, SC3000, SC6600, SC707, SC9500, SH6600, SM8270, SQ-9000, SQ9050, SQ9100, SQ9130, SQ9185, SQ9285, SQ9310, VX3240, XL-2600/2600i/2610, XL-3500/ t/ i/3510/3520, XL-3750, XL-5130/5232/5340, XL-5500, XL-5600, XL-5700, XR1300, XR1355, XR3140, XR3240, XR3340, XR4040, XR6060, XR-7700, XR-9000, XR9500PRW, XR9550/XR9550PRW, XS2070, XS2080, XS2100, XS3109, XS6060
If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:
Please note this form is used for feedback only.