It turns on and the needle moves up and down. I never ran a sewing machine so I do not know how to properly operate it. The item "PFAFF 3334 -25 Industrial Sewing Machine" is in sale since Saturday, August 4, 2018.This item is in the category "Crafts\Sewing\Sewing Machines & Sergers". The seller is "24d" and is located in Mohrsville, Pennsylvania. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.