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The resistance level on my NordicTrack CX 925, model NEL07940
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I own a LifeFitness Elliptical trainer. It is a model X1 which
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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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i have a proform 490 LE. i cant get the resistance level
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