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Fixya cannot supply Riccar vacuum parts.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Jan 22, 2018

I will likely save money by having it checked out by your local Riccar service center. A Brilliance can last a long time and work great but like any quality vacuum should be properly serviced every year or two depending on use. A qualified service technician knows what to look for and what your vacuum needs to work properly.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Jan 21, 2018

Looking at the pictures, I would say, "No."

Riccar 808e sewing machine

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Even if the table would fit both free arms, it is likely the attachment mechanisms are different.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Jan 20, 2018

Um, you can try searching for:

Make Model parts diagram

Otherwise, $100 for a service call on a sewing machine is pretty standard. If you haven't had your machine serviced in quite a while, it may be a good time to bite the bullet and get it cleaned, oiled, and adjusted and also repaired by a professional.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Jan 04, 2018

Here's a manual for the 551, it should be similar enough for your machine.
If not look on www.riccar.com/help/manuals for a similar model.
Find out what shank your machine is and you should be able to buy parts for it. I find ebay great for old sewing machine parts.
Hope this helps!

Riccar R552 | Answered on Jan 03, 2018

Search the internet for:

Manufacturer + Model


Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Jan 03, 2018

Your m
2150 L is likely 25 to 30 years old. The first Riccar vacuums were made in Japan. Your was likely made in Taiwan. Production of most models was brought to St. James, MO 20 years ago. Filters, bags and some parts are still available from your local Riccar dealer, or from ThatVacGuy.com

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Dec 20, 2017

I'm not sure if that model does but if so it will be on the back of the vacuum in the area of the motor compartment.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Nov 23, 2017

Perhaps the manual would be helpful:

RICCAR RL343DR Instruction Book Page 14

It appears that you need to install a hemming foot.

It is not easy but it is very similar to stitching a blind hem on a sewing machine--except you will also have to be careful that the knives do not cut the fabric. It can be done, but some practice would be good before trying it on a garment. The skill is stitching on the very edge of the fabric without getting it into the knives. If you were to disable the cutting knives on your serger, you could very easily break a looper or knock the machine out of time because the knives prevent the fabric from extending into the looper action.

Here are some videos (more available online):https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdwlJmfm...

A coverstitch machine would stitch a hem such as what you want, but that's because it does not trim the fabric--it basically is like using a twin needle in a sewing machine.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Nov 18, 2017

Check cord, esp at entry point. Otherwise it may be switch, motor windings burnt out, broken wire, carbon brushes worn. Some appliances also have a thermal fuse, which is a silver tube shape.

Riccar Moon,... | Answered on Nov 05, 2017

Hi Patty.
Could be:
Power cord. Check esp. strain-relief where cord enters housing.
On/off power switch. Needs strip down & continuity check.
Motor burnt out. Smell if burnt. Strip search.
Carbon brushes inside motor worn. Dismantle & check / renew.
Does this help?
Regards, Clive.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Nov 05, 2017

Hi debi.
i have had a look around the internet but can not find anybody to tell me the size it takes but you could try this link out and see if its any use to you.
riccar 500fa super stretch bobbin size Google Search

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Oct 30, 2017

If the screw has no head it may be a stray screw that doesn't belong there. Even if there is a missing screw in your Sunburst it would likely not cause any harm to it.

Riccar Vacuums | Answered on Oct 28, 2017

Search for:

Make Model parts

The basic concern is whether the plug for the control unit fits the plug on your machine. Even generic or other model control units may work on your machine if the plugs are compatible. A sewing machine repair shop may be able to help you. Bring the old control unit with you so they can compare.

Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Oct 25, 2017

If it's an older mechanical machine, the stitch width selector or dial has most likely seized.

Wheel on right side that controls the needle up and down is very tight...


Clean & Oil:


Riccar Sewing... | Answered on Oct 20, 2017

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