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I have an Xterra FS1.5 elliptical which was recently
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Harry
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Pearl, I just contacted you about the nordictrack ACT. Turns
I just contacted you about the nordictrack ACT. Turns out that I have to run out for a bit. Unexpected. So I will contact you tomorrow after work. Sorry about that. … read more
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Pete
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I have a nordictrack A.C.T. elliptical, Model NTCW90907.2.
I have a nordictrack A.C.T. elliptical, Model NTCW90907.2. Has been working great. All of a sudden, my ability to adjust the resistance from the console just stopped. Now it is fixed at one resistance… read more
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This pertains to Fitness Equipment. An Elliptical. -Brand:
This pertains to Fitness Equipment. An Elliptical. -Brand: Octane Fitness -Model: Q45eI've had this unit since new in 2005. It has had moderate amount of use, but the past couple years we have not use… read more
J.T.
J.T.
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I have an elliptical ion 490e and the resistance is really hard and I
I have an elliptical ion 490e and the resistance is really hard and I do not know how to change it. There is nowhere on the screen to change the resistance and when I do the different workout programs… read more
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Russell H.
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I have the Reebok 1000 ZX Elliptical. I noticed there is a
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treadmilltech
treadmilltech
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I have a Schwinn 428P elliptical and the resistance seems to
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J.T.
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i have an Epic elliptical machine. the resistence is stuck
i have an Epic elliptical machine. the resistence is stuck on level 20. i have tried moving the resistence levels from 1 to 20 several times...no change. i let it sit ... no change. unplugged it ... d… read more
J.T.
J.T.
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I have a 15.5s elliptical. Control panel works fine, motor
I have a 15.5s elliptical. Control panel works fine, motor works to change speeds (I can see the cable moving in and out of gearbox when I raise and lower the speed setting) but the speed doesn't chan… read more
treadmilltech
treadmilltech
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proform elliptical resistance adjustments dont work
resistance adjustments don't work on my proform elliptical. It is a 490 LE. I bought it barely used, and the resistance adjustments have never worked. It is stuck on a high resistance level. It is rea… read more
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treadmilltech
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I have an ASR 630 elliptical. The digital console seems to
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treadmilltech
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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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I have a LifeFitness elliptical that does not adjust the resistance
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J.T.
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I just purchased a used reebox rl 525 and the resistance is
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J.T.
J.T.
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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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treadmilltech
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My NordicTrack CX105 Elliptical has become very stiff to move
My NordicTrack CX105 Elliptical has become very stiff to move even at the lowest resistance. The pedals are moving and the incline moves up and down as normal. Other functions seem to be OK but the re… read more
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treadmilltech
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I need help with my NordicTrack elliptical. Slipping
I need help with my NordicTrack elliptical. Seems to be slipping..... Okay, belt looks to be in good shape....tried tightening a bit but didn't really help. Not sure how much i should tighten (or not)… read more
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Hi, I just bought a used nordic track cx 925 elliptical. The
Hi, I just bought a used nordic track cx 925 elliptical. The machine is in good shape but the pedal resistance level seems too high for the console resistance number. When it is set to console level 1… read more
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