||The zipper elements melted during ironing.
||We recommend placing ironing cloth over the zipper. We also recommend to keep the ironing temperature below 130°C for Vislon® zippers, and below 160°C for Conceal® and coil zippers.
||After storing zippers with rubber band bundling, the bundled part of the zippers discolored.
||Please avoid bundling with rubber band for prolonged storage.
||When opening or closing a zipper, the slider caught the fabric and got stuck.
||Please leave enough room for the slider to move smoothly when sewing the zipper onto the fabric. If the slider gets caught, pull back the slider slowly before moving the fabric. Do not put excessive force to move the slider to avoid damaging pull-tab or fabric.
||Pin-lock type (DP) slider used at the pocket may hurt users.
||Please avoid using DP sliders where sharp points may cause injury. DP sliders are especially not recommended to use for Baby / Infant Products.
||What kind of zippers are recommended for baby/infant products ?
||Special products/features, such as plastic stops, are available for baby/infant products.
Contact YKK representatives for more details.
||My zipper doesn't pass needle detection.
||YKK offers "KENSIN®" zippers, which meets NC-A level for needle detection standard, set by Japanese apparel industry.
||There's a stain on my fabric that migrated from metal zippers after stone wash / Why do metal zippers cause staining after stone wash ?
||What type of zipper is recommended for stone / enzyme washes ?
||I have problem with metal zipper color change.
||What kind of things do I need to watch out for when using AquaGuard® water repellent zippers ?
||What do I need to watch out for when using aluminum zippers ?
||I've tried to pair up left side of a open-end coil zipper and right side of another open-end coil zipper for the jacket liner, but they don't match properly.
||How can I avoid safety problems caused by protruded edges of coil zipper elements ?
||What do I need to know when choosing colors from YKK Color Card ?
||Why do slider paints often come off after dry cleaning / washing ?
“2-8 Slider Paint Chip Off”[e-book] Zippers Usage Instruction Manual p21
for the information on slider paint chip-off.
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