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I have a Tectrix Bikemax R life cycle since 1998. The power

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Hi, I have a Tectrix Bikemax R life cycle since 1998. The power no longer comes on. How do I know it's the power board vs the control board? Thank you, David
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Exercise Equipment
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Hi David,
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If you have a voltmeter available you can test the voltage outputs of the power board to check if it is working, or not;
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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
There is no plug in to the life-cycle. It must run on an alternator or self power system. I saw on another website that I can buy a exchangeable power supply board. It this just a matter of getting a new power board and trying to see if that works?
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Yes, the boards can be swapped in - testing the board using a voltmeter first will help to confirm if it needs to be replaced or not.

Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Hi, just checking in on your question, do you need any further assistance?