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Message Board > Sewing Machines > Elna diva advice needed ( Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

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Date: 2/2/13 8:33 PM

I bought an elna diva used and in great comdition several years ago. I really hadnt used it much. It was more than I needed.

It has been sitting covered in my closet for about six years. Can i use it now without first getting it serviced

I have tbe cartidges and feet and manual but it is so much more than I need

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Date: 2/2/13 8:47 PM

Six years is a long time for a machine to sit without use or oiling. I would highly recommend that it be serviced.

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Date: 2/2/13 11:46 PM

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Six years is a long time for a machine to sit without use or oiling. I would highly recommend that it be serviced.

Thanks, I will do that.
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Date: 2/4/13 8:32 PM

How much ,in a ball park figure, should it cost for servicing my SpDiva?

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Date: 2/5/13 12:22 PM

Guessing $70 and up. Call the dealer and ask in advance.

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