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The resistance motor on my elliptical is working but the
The resistance motor on my elliptical is working but the resistance is still set high. I believe it must be the magnets on the flywheel what can I do to fix it myself? … read more
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Pete
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Atrostrider 990 model NTEL 79073 Owned 3 years Assembled myself Resistance will increase but doesn't properly decrease… read more
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I have a new proform 710E elliptical. Its been working now
I have a new proform 710E elliptical. It's been working now won't turn on, no power. Electric outlet works. What do I do.… read more
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I have a Reebok RL900 elliptical that has been working fine
I have a Reebok RL900 elliptical that has been working fine for many years until recently, now when I stop exercising the machine will not power down, and there is a constant humming noise coming from… read more
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I have a NordicTrack E5.5 elliptical I just bought used. The
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I have the Reebok 1000 ZX Elliptical. I noticed there is a
I have the Reebok 1000 ZX Elliptical. I noticed there is a subtle grinding noise coming from the wheel when it is NOT being used... the display panel is dark, no one has touched it for hours, but the … read more
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I have a Reebok 1000x Model elliptical and purchased a new
I have a Reebok 1000x Model elliptical and purchased a new resistance motor. How do I know which pin on the motor to attach the right and left magnets too?… read more
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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
treadmilltech
treadmilltech
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This is the first full week Ive been exercising on my Elliptical
This is the first full week I've been exercising on my Elliptical Trainer, but today I've noticed the resistance even when set at level 1 feels very stiff. What can I do?… read more
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treadmilltech
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Hello, my elliptical (pro-form crosswalk 8.0) does not seem
Hello, my elliptical (pro-form crosswalk 8.0) does not seem to change resistance between 4 and 18. It seems to remain at the same intensity of 4 thoroughout workout. It also makes strange noises when … read more
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I own a NordicTrack AudioStrider 990 (purchased 2007). Out
I own a NordicTrack AudioStrider 990 (purchased 2007). Out of the blue the resistance stopped changing. I would select any level from 1 to 15 and the screen display will change and not the resistance.… read more
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Hi I have the REEBOK RFE 14201 elliptical trainer which
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I am considering buying a used Reebok RL900 that has a broken
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treadmilltech
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the resistance does not work on my proform 490 elliptical and
the resistance does not work on my proform 490 elliptical and it makes a loud scraping noise… read more
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I have a Pro-Form elliptical model number 785 F. Ive had it
I have a Pro-Form elliptical model number 785 F. I've had it for about a year and it's been working great. Two of us use it almost everyday. About two weeks ago we noticed the resistance levels don't … read more
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Matthew
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Nordic Track elliptical trainer just seized as i was about
Nordic Track elliptical trainer just seized as i was about to start my programme - have turned it off to 'rest' (the machine, not me - silly!!) and wondered what I should do next?… read more
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Hi, I have a Proform 700 reflex step elliptical trainer. It
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