Kenmore
Mechanical Sewing Machine

Model # 38515408500 Official Kenmore sewing machine

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Sewing Machine Rubber Cushion 735002001
#37

Cabinet parts diagram

Sewing machine rubber cushion

Part #735002001

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

Screw 000177607
#21

Shaft assy diagram

Screw

Part #000177607

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

Feed Bar 735079009
#3

Feed shaft assy diagram

Feed bar

Part #735079009

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

Sewing Machine Extension Table 304501007
#28

Cabinet parts diagram

Sewing machine extension table

Part #304501007

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

Sewing Machine Screw 000103107
#21

Cabinet parts diagram

Sewing machine screw

Part #000103107

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Spring 730024004
#3

Needle bar assy diagram

Spring

Part #730024004

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Winder Arm 735501108
#7

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Winder arm

Part #735501108

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Shaft Handle 740011009
#2

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Shaft handle

Part #740011009

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Sewing Machine Screw 000081005
Sewing machine screw

Part #000081005

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Tension 304603000
#24

Presser bar assy diagram

Tension

Part #304603000

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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

Effective articles & videos to help repair your sewing machines

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