Tension Control
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How long will it take to fix a tension issue with my sewing machine?

If no spare parts are deemed necessary for a sewing machine tension recalibration will be a week in many cases.

Parts for older models will be acquired from UK or USA suppliers which can result in a longer turnaround time.

Are tension problems with sewing machines and overlockers affordable to repair?

Yes in most of cases a tension problem with your sewing machine or overlocker can be repaired at a competetive cost.

Obtain estimates for sewing machine tension repair Chapeltown by utilising the online form.

My sewing machine has tension problems. What could the problem be?

This is a commonly occurring repair issue for sewing machines which is often the result of someone trying to sew fabric too thick for the machine or they have changed their thread and fluff has become caught in the tension discs.

If you are certain that the tension unit is broken, then it is highly advised that a new check spring be fitted as this what has actually broken.

Discover more information in regards to sewing machine tension repair Chapeltown with the enquiry form.

I need information on adjusting the tension of my sewing machine?

The staff would advise customers to check the manufacturer's manual or website for general operations.

The dedicated sewing machine tension repair service for Chapeltown is aimed for customers who have damaged tension units or who need servicing of their machine as well.

Sewing Machine Tension Repairs Chapeltown

Professional sewing machine tension repairs for Chapeltown Sheffield at fully equipped repair centres with access to the best parts and tools needed for a long lasting and reliable repair.

The technicians have the experience to repair premium sewing machine machines and overlockers to a functioning condition again.

They always take a thorough and professional approach to resolving tension problems on sewing machines form domestic and commercial customers in Sheffield.

Most tension problems with your sewing machine can be repaired at a low cost so why wait any longer?

To arrange a sewing machine tension repair for Chapeltown, just enquire with the website form shown on this website.

Please be aware that budget sewing machine brands found in supermarkets and catalogues such as Argos, Aldi, Lidl, Ikea and E&R are not cost-effective to repair due to the low quality parts used.

Sewing machine tension repair Chapeltown

Sewing Machine Tension Replacement Chapeltown

Many sewing machines come fitted with a tension control dial that is used to control the tension of the upper thread.

When tension is correctly set, the top thread and bobbin thread will produce uniformed stitches. When the tension is too tight, the switch will begin to pucker and break.

If your sewing machine tension is too loose, the stitches will also be very loose.

Common issues associated with sewing machine tension problems include:

• Skipped stitches
• Thread too tight
• Thread too loose
• Tension unit broken

It should be noted that unless your tension unit is actually broken, a tension problem can often result from other factors not associated with tension problems such as bent or dull needle, poor quality thread and lint or thread caught in bobbin tension discs.

Tension repair Chapeltown for sewing machines and overlockers covers all the major brands including Elna, Husqvarna Viking, Pfaff, Brother, Singer to name but a few examples.

The team are proud of their excellent customer service and responses to customer enquiries about sewing machine repair services.

Just check out some of the recent testimonials on the right from customers throughout the UK mainland who have used the sewing machine service from the helpful and friendly technicians.

The vast majority of sewing machine tension repairs are provided by a collection and delivery service which can be arranged at a convenient time from your home or workplace in Sheffield.

For more information regarding sewing machine tension repair Chapeltown just fill in the website form displayed on this website and you will receive a response by email or phone shortly.

Recent Enquires

frister and rossman beaver 3. the tension unit has broken off (the steel pin at its core has sheared.


my machine hasnt been used for some time and the tension seems too tight. it also needs servicing. can I deliver to you at glastonbury as I am there quite often and I live in chewton mendip which isnt on your list


my singer sewing machine tension on the bobbin stitch is either loose or knots.


brother is nv2600. thread is knotting underneath the needle plate. needle tension too loose.




tension wrong and thread caught in bobbin case plus long over due a service


elna 2800tension problem


i`m having a problem with the tension on my frister


works generally well but tension is a bit unreliable


when I try to sew the top thread breaks. it gets caught on what appears to be a projecting bit of metal in the half circle ring in the hook race. the machine is threaded and tensioned correctly. can you repair this and at what cost approx


i have 2 toyota sewing machines which have the same fault. not sure if one has part of a broken needle inside the workings. both seem to have tensioning problems and constantly end up with loops of thread which stop the machines from sewing.


frister rossman cub 7 model 370.seem to have a tension mismatch.it was working fine until a month ago. the under tension seems ok but the top thread is pulling very tight and then the bobbin thread breaks. I have tried lots of variations with the tensions etc, I have given it all a little oil, but I am getting no where. I am aware that the machine is old, so I am interested in a quote. thanks.