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Category: Exercise Equipment
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Treadmill - not used for years - initially purchased 2000 -

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Treadmill - not used for years - initially purchased 2000 - used very little
JA: What's the exact make and model of the treadmill?
Customer: Model # NTTL09992 - Nordictrack
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: plugged it in after 10 years + no use and panel lights but it will not engage
JA: Anything else you want the Equipment Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: minimum cost for a service call - if he feels it might be a easy repair
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Exercise Equipment
Expert:  J.T. replied 1 month ago.
Hi if it sat for that long it won't be worth repairs, most likely the Motor and bearings are seized up. The belts will be dry and brittle.
Expert:  J.T. replied 1 month ago.
I use the car analogy, if you stuck at car in the garage for 10 years, your not going to just turn the key and drive down the road...
Expert:  J.T. replied 1 month ago.
Also being a Nordic track that's a low Quality machine to begin with, so the Parts are not great Quality.