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Step 1:

1) please use desk lamp and connect in outlet wall, where the treadmill is connected.
2) if the breaker or fuse is blown, the problem is the outlet wall.
3) Test the wire ground with DVOM, if there are touching with another wires inside of the outlet
4) test the another wires white + black, if there are touching, or there connecting with the carcase from the outlet and repair.

Step 2:

1) if the problem if the machine: please test the power cord use the DVOM for continuity

see the video for measure continuity
2) test the main switch from treadmill
3) test the reset switch for continuity
4) test the fuse +c.breaker for faulty with contunuity and repair
5) test the power supply continuit see the block diagram

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Step 3:

please test the main motor for open or faulty see my personal TIPS for motor help.
2) test the output main board , for input voltage motor, if there are NOT the board is faulty,replace the boaatd use the DVOM for measure Voltage.
use the diagram above mentioned.

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