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I have a sunny elliptical. I get error E-1. But when I
No, but when I chance the speed level I get the code. I took the cover off before and fiddled with the motor (very difficult to access) and it was working but the adjustment is reversed. have set it to high for more resistance and low for less. I think the cable pulls is reversed but again, I can't get in there to reverse the cable on the motor … read more
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J.T.
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I also purchased a used Life Fitness X9i elliptical trainer,
Second opinion] I also purchased a used Life Fitness X9i elliptical trainer, in good shape, but the level one resistance is too tough compared to similar models at a gym. It also makes a low tone cons… read more
J.T.
J.T.
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I have a Livestrong 10e elliptical and it seems like the
I have a Livestrong 10e elliptical and it seems like the resistance isn't responding … read more
Rafi
Rafi
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Elliptical EX-59-3: has too much resistance. HELP. Horizon
I got it new on 12-19-20 . Has been this way since very beginning. So far I am using only the electrical wire that came with equipment. I am standing back on pedal as far as possible. … read more
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treadmilltech
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I have a livestrong 10.0 e, the resistance is stuck on the
i have a livestrong 10.0 e, the resistance is stuck on the highest setting and does not reset thanks … read more
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treadmilltech
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I bought a used NordicTrac Elite 1300 elliptical and I think
Second opinion] Hi. I bought a used NordicTrac Elite 1300 elliptical and I think there may be something wrong with it. Even on the lowest setting it seems to have way too much resistance. I can increa… read more
Rafi
Rafi
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Is there a way to adjust the baseline tension on my
Hi, is there a way to adjust the baseline tension on my elliptical? … read more
treadmilltech
treadmilltech
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Level 1 resistance feels more like a level 3 or 4. Proform
Level 1 resistance feels more like a level 3 or 4. … read more
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We just bought the 500r rower and there is no resistance
We just bought the 500r rower and there is no resistance difference between setting 1 and 26. What are we doing wrong in using this machine??? … read more
treadmilltech
treadmilltech
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High School or GED
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We bought a grand tour pro Nordic track bike on craigslist
We bought a grand tour pro Nordic track bike on craigslist advertised as only used a few times and the resistance on it seems ridiculously hard even on level one … read more
Jason Jones
Jason Jones
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This is my 3rd request....why do you keep closing this
This is my 3rd request....why do you keep closing this question? I Just bought a NordicTrack Commercial 12.9 elliptical. Model NTEL 71217.0 Serial JJ640G0005068 but I have had an elliptical for many y… read more
Harry
Harry
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I have a NordicTrack elite 10.7 elliptical with resistance
I have a NordicTrack elite 10.7 elliptical with resistance issues. Two technicians have been out, replaced the entire eddy mechanism and the resistance motor and it is still not 'right'. 0 Resistance … read more
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Pete
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I have a True TSXa (not sure how old it is as we bought it
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Rusty
Rusty
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I have a NordicTrack E 5.7 elliptical. The resistance would
Hi I have a NordicTrack E 5.7 elliptical. The resistance would work from 5-20 but wouldn't go below 5. If I manually go below 5 the resistance motor whirrs and the eddy whell clicks. I can see when I … read more
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The resistance on a Precor EFX 546 self powered elliptical
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Carl L
Carl L
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I have a Reebok 1000 ZX Elliptical. The magnetic resistance
I have a Reebok 1000 ZX Elliptical. The magnetic resistance no longer works. I've removed the cover off the back and can see that the belt is tight and not slipping and the magnetic move closer/furthe… read more
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treadmilltech
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Schwinn 420 elliptical resistance is no longer working
Schwinn 420 elliptical resistance is no longer working. Everything else is still working. When resistance is changed to a higher setting, the resistance level doesn't apply the level of resistance doe… read more
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treadmilltech
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I have a Proform 800 elliptical machine that will not adjust
I have a Proform 800 elliptical machine that will not adjust the resistance. The resistance motor has been changed but it still does the same. The motor moves slightly when the resistance is increased… read more
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