Needle Plate
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The needle plate on my sewing machine has several burrs. Can the staff help?

The specialists provide needle plate repairs resulting from broken needle damage.

They will use professional tools and techniques to repair the needle plate where possible, otherwise they will source a high quality needle plate.

I am having tension problems with my sewing machine but the needle plate is not damaged?

Tension problems are a common fault with sewing machines created by sewing fabric which is too thick for the machine or when fluff has been caught in the discs.

Since modern sewing machines are computerised, these can present noticeable headaches for any sewing machine owner.

Fortunately the staff undertake an excellent sewing machine service in additional to needle plate repairs and replacements.

What is the average turnaround time for needle plate repair ?

If no spares are required for a needle plate repair, then the generally accepted turnaround time is about 5 working days.

The technicians source compatible from UK suppliers. For rarer sewing machine models, parts will need to be sourced from USA suppliers.

How much will it cost to fix a damaged needle plate?

It depends upon the manufacturer of sewing machine or overlocker but generally speaking it is much cheaper to get a needle plate repair than buying a replacement sewing machine.

Estimates needle plate repair is provided upon your initial enquiry with the technicians.

Needle Plate Repairs

Needle plate repair from the professionals is economical and prompt.

When you're finding sewing problem issues, the issue might be a damaged needle plate.

The team offering sewing machine repairs always aim to be courteous and helpful - just read some of the recent testimonials on the right from clients all throughout the country.

For more information needle plate repairs or for a no obligation quote, just contact the experts today.

You can do this by completing the online form provided.

Please note that cheap sewing machines from catalogues and supermarkets are not economical to repair due to the poor quality parts and workmanship used in these machines. The technicians do not sell spare parts by themselves.

Needle plate repair

Needle Plate Replacement

The needle plate (also known as a throat plate) is a vital element of your sewing machine or overlocker.

A needle plate sets the pressure and ensures that fabric is fed properly. The team have access to a range of needle plates fit for different tasks including feed cover needle plates, straight stitch needle plates and zig zag needle plates.

The technicians provide needle plate replacements covering all the major sewing machine including:

• Bernina needle plates
• Brother needle plates
• Pffaf needle plates
• Singer needle plates
• Wimsew needle plates
• Janome needle plates
• Husqvarna Viking

These are just a few of the common sewing machine brands with needle plate problems which the professionals have efficiently serviced.

A common problem that requires a needle plate repair is when needle thread keeps on breaking. This is often related to a damaged needle plate or timing faults.

Alternatively you might get a sewing machine needle stuck inside the needle plate. The sewing machine repairers have the correct knowledge to carry out this repair service in a reliable manner.

Depending upon the make of machine, the bobbin bases might need replacing if they start fraying the thread as well.

The technicians provides needle plate repairs via a convenient collection and delivery service from UK mainland addresses.

To organise a needle plate repair covering your sewing machine or overlocker, simply fill in the online form with your contact information and a quick description of the service needed. You will receive a fast response by email or phone during business hours.

Recent Enquires

brother xr-6600. cotton knotting up under plate when trying to sew. location is drayton bassett, tamworth. this location not on your drop down box.


cooper decor professional df overlocker needle plate, one of the needles inserted in it has broken, can the broken needle be replaced?


i took the needle plate off to clean the feed dogs and now cannot get it back on the way it does go on but is not sitting flush and when I sew I can hear it is not right.i also have a problem in that I live in alresford and do not drive.if I need to send the machine in do you collect? many thanks sharon


needle plate chipped thread catches.machine is a toyota fabriq


my janome sewing machine keeps getting the lo error message and won`t do any stitches, just tangles. I have cleaned the bobbin and under the needle plate but it is still not working. can you quote for service / repair please. do you do pick up of the machine? thanks.


aldi / sewcrafty model md15694needle hitting bookplate. many thanks, vicky


needle keeps hitting of the spool plate after I took it apart to clean the spool casing


phaff 14 yrs old. possibly needs cleaning etc. sewing threads knotting below plate.


singer broken footplate


thread keeps catching and bunching up on the needle pins on plate, brother industrial overlocker, have replaced plate still happening...


singer heavy duty 4423machine is roughly a year old but is currently jammed, unable to turn the handwheel. I keep it clean from lint and can`t see any obstructions under the needle plate.


i was given the machine recently by my sisterbut it has a problem with the shuttle.the needleplate teeth drop down on to the shuttle is it worth mending