Friday, June 03, 2016

Brother sewing machine - Brother XR-40 – Disassembling procedure – How to remove the case – How to replace the knob

Category: Home Appliances Repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the case 
  • How to remove the bottom cover
  • How to remove the stitch section knob

Brother XR-40

Place the machine on a solid surface.
Remove the 14mm Phillips #2 screw holding on the face cover.
Remove the two 14mm Phillips #2
screws and two 22mm Phillips #2
screws that secure the rear casing.
Lay the machine on its side.
Remove the four 10mm Phillips #2 screws that hold the bottom panel in place.
The feet will come off with the screws.
Remove the bottom panel.
Place the machine upright.
Remove the rear casing.
You may have to wiggle the panel and pull at the same time.
Adjust the knob to gain access to the phillips head screw.
Remove the 14mm Phillips #2 screw.
Remove the knob.