For the last year or so I’ve seen a lot of Bernina machines coming in for service with cracked front cover mounts. On many of these machines, there was only one or two cracked mounts, but there are only five mounts, so having even one cracked is a big deal! If your front cover feels loose, your machine may have cracked front cover mounts, and you should bring the machine in for service, because the front cover is now covered under warranty.
The new front covers are being made of a new material, and the cover is supplied with new screws. Optimum fastening to the frame will now be ensured.
New front covers are available for the following Bernina models:
- Aurora 430 – 450
- Artista 630
- Artista 640
Please note that machines produced after March of 2010 would have these new covers, so if you want to buy a new Bernina, there’s no reason to worry about this issue.
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