SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
Fashion Fabrics Club
Fashion Fabrics Club

Forum > Sewing Machines > How do I replace the belt on a Kenmore 158.1941 ( Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
How do I replace the belt on a Kenmore 158.1941
Sadiesdepot
Sadiesdepot
Intermediate
Florida USA
Member since 12/27/13
Posts: 14
Send Message

      



Date: 12/31/13 1:39 PM

Smart me took the belts off without taking a picture of how they go back on. can some one please help me?

bestgrammy
star
bestgrammy
Oregon USA
Member since 8/29/06
Posts: 3556
Send Message

      



In reply to Sadiesdepot <<


Date: 12/31/13 10:16 PM

This info may not be for your exact sm...but might be close.
Link: Replacing belt on Kenmore 158 from ehow.com

TeeGee

TeeGee
Intermediate
International CANADA
Member since 11/13/04
Posts: 1099
Send Message

      



In reply to Sadiesdepot <<


Date: 1/1/14 8:26 AM

I wish I could tell you exactly how the belts are replaced on a Kenmore 158.1941.I had the same Kenmore model,I never had to replace a belt on that model.I still have 3 boxes with Kenmore 158.1941 sewing machine accessories,cams,monogrammer and more. I loaned the machine to someone I thought was a very reliable person.Not !

The person moved and my sewing machine too.Needless to say,I never loan anything to anyone again ! I rather give them one of my old sewing machines for free,or tell them to look around at thrift stores and buy an old machine.

There is a Kenmore Yahoo group,you may find pictures of how to replace belts.

Install the new belt. Loosen the motor-mounting screws, and shift the motor toward the hand wheel so you can slip the belt over the parts.
Step 4

Shift the motor away from the hand wheel to increase the belt's tension, then tighten the motor-mounting screws and check the tension. The belt should flex no more than 1/2 inch (12 mm). If it is too loose, increase the tension.
Step 5

Reinstall the covers and plug in the machine,more instructions here.

In case someone needs a belt,this place may have replacement belts for Kenmore 158.1941 and other Kenmore 158. sewing machines manufactured by Marusen/Jaguar in Japan,I would contact the site.

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Sewing Machines >> How do I replace the belt on a Kenmore 158.1941

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Register

Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Register

Butterick 5425

photo
by: Viviette

Review
Favorite Things The Lunch Bag Pattern

Favorite Things The Lunch Bag Pattern

Buy Now
Victoria Jones Collection 309 Womens' Long Dress

Victoria Jones Collection 309 Womens' Long Dress

Buy Now

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.