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I have a Janome S7 Skyline Sewing Machine problem is the auto threader. Hook alines through the needle but cotton sits on top of the the hook

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If the hook is bent, you might be able to straighten it, but I would go to my dealer and purchase a new threader. It is much easier to replace it.

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