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Viking Cam Question



Hi, I just got this machine for free and finally got a foot pedal for it. I have a manual ordered but I am eager to use the different stitches. I put the cams in the spot they are supposed to go and set the stitch selector and the width and link to the matching colors but it only sews straight. What am I doing wrong?
I appreciate your help.



Dear Lisa,

It could be several things...
Take the fashion disk out of the back of the machine and look inside to find a silver metal cylinder that the cam rides on. Then you'll see a black plastic cam that is attached to the cylinder- that could be cracked. Inspect it. If it is cracked you will need to replace it with part # 4111595-0G for $32.50 on www.sewingandvac.com

Thank you,
SewVac Doctor

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