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I HAVE A FREEMOTION 350R, an older recumbent bike, that is slipping tension under pedal pressure. Can you shed any light on how to fix it?

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on with your 350R? What have you tried so far?

Several months, and not much other than not using it fro a while

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Equipment Expert to know before I connect you?

Nothing i can think of

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Exercise Equipment
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