Kenmore
Mechanical Sewing Machine

Model # 15817851 Official Kenmore sewing machine

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Official Kenmore 15817851 sewing machine, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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Support Holder 49460
#16

Presser bar assembly diagram

Support holder

Part #49460

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Spring Plate 45353
#13

Bell crank assembly and dial control diagram

Spring plate

Part #45353

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Lever Assembly 47632
#23

Thread tension assembly diagram

Lever assembly

Part #47632

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Release Button 55493
#21

Thread tension assembly diagram

Release button

Part #55493

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Pl Washer 54897
#13

Base assembly diagram

Pl washer

Part #54897

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Clip Washer 37910
#20

Bobbin winder and top plate diagram

Clip washer

Part #37910

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Pat Disc 44 28764
#2A

Pattern disc and foot control diagram

Pat disc 44

Part #28764

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Crank Bell 49458
#12

Bell crank assembly and dial control diagram

Crank bell

Part #49458

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Set Screw 44266
#16

Motor assembly diagram

Set screw

Part #44266

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Spring Plate 45740
#9

Bell crank assembly and dial control diagram

Spring plate

Part #45740

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Most common symptoms to help you fix your sewing machines

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Main causes: dirty shuttle race, improper thread routing, incorrect thread tension…

Main causes: dirty shuttle race, wrong thread tension, bad needle timing, damaged needle, using the wrong type of needle…

Main causes: thread bunched up in the shuttle race, bad needle timing, internal drive gear failures…

Main causes: machine needs lubrication, internal gear failure…

Main causes: problems with the feed dogs, setting stitch length to 0…

Main causes: lack of lubrication, lint buildup, worn drive belt, faulty drive motor…

Main causes: disengaged clutch, broken drive belt, internal drive gear failure…

Main causes: faulty foot pedal, locked drive gears, wiring failure, bad drive motor…

Main causes: power supply failure, bad power cord, faulty On/Off switch…

Most common repair guides to help fix your sewing machines

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your sewing machine.

How to replace a sewing machine on/off switch

How to replace a sewing machine on/off switch

If the sewing machine is completely dead, replace the On/Off switch using these 6 steps.…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace a sewing machine drive belt

How to replace a sewing machine drive belt

You can replace a broken sewing machine drive belt in about 15 minutes. …

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a sewing machine drive motor

How to replace a sewing machine drive motor

If the drive motor on your sewing machine runs roughly or doesn't run at all, you can replace it in about 30 minutes usi…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less

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