Thank you Susan, for your response and for having patience with my questions.
I have identified the KH 904, a model made for the UK market I think, thanks to your providing information.
Your description of the electric flash and smoke followed by malfunction, indicates to me that your machine is, if not 'broken', at any rate quick 'sick'. If it has been disused for a considerable period, it may be 'broken', or it may just need some remedial maintenance.
If you would like to see about getting an evaluation - at least - on how much it would cost you to have it repaired, I advise that you locate a Brother service center near you that might be able to evaluate and repair the machine.http://www.brothersewing.co.uk/en/dealer-locator
- when you have brought up that page (the link ought to open automatically when clicked upon, in a new window), click once on the checkbox for 'Embroidery Machines' and perhaps also for 'Repair Acceptance', though I'd advise leaving that box unchecked the first time you search.... and enter your zip code or postal code in the appropriate space on the form, and click on Search.
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