Important safety instructions – SINGER 2866 User Manual
This machine has been designed for domestic
This machine should never be plugged in
while NOT in use. Always unplug the machine
from the electric outlet before cleaning or
after using it.
Before switching on the machine, make sure
that the electric voltage of the socket outlet
is the same as the rated voltage.
Use this machine only for its intended use as descri-
bed in this Instruction Book. Use only attachments
specifically recommended for the machine.
Disconnect the power-line plug from the socket
outlet or switch the machine off when making any
adjustments in the needle area, such as threading
a needle, changing a needle, changing the needle
plate, changing presser foot or removing bobbin
Always unplug the machine from the electrical
outlet before removing covers, lubricating or when
making any other adjustments mentioned in this
Important Safety Instructions
HOW TO REDUCE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK OR PERSONAL DAMAGE.
Do not attempt to adjust the motor belt.
Contact your nearest authorized SINGER Service
Center should any adjustment be required.
When sewing, keep fingers away from all
moving parts. Special care is required to avoid
accidents with needle while in movement.
Do not pull or push fabric firmly while stitching.
It may deflect the needle causing it to break.
Never operate the machine with any air
openings blocked. Keep ventilation openings of
the machine and foot control pedal free from
the accumulation of lint and dust.
Do not operate where aerosol (spray) products
are being used or where oxygen is being
The appliance is not intended for use by young
children or infirm persons without supervision.
If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or its service
agent or a similarly qualified person in order to
avoid a hazard.
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