Ron Anderson wrote:
> "SirJohn" <0f77f3b6898d92a94d2...@example.com
> wrote in message
>> My belt needs replacing. What is the procedure to get it off the
>> shaft and not get everything out of time?
> I am sure I posted this the other day but it did not show up so
> here goes again
> Absolutely not a job for an untrained person to tackle. You must
> remove the entire needle/presser bar assembly, the cam stack, cam
> follower post, motor, hand wheel and gear, then slide the main
> shaft to the left far enough to get the belt over. Then put it all
> back and re-time the entire machine. I am experienced (35 years)
> and it takes me several hours to do this job. Most repair shops
> not even handle it.
It showed up here, twice. Which is just fine, as your advice is
always worth at least twice what we pay for it. ;-)