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How to troubleshoot problem with treadmill starting and stopping.

Found one day that Proform 6.0 RT treadmill would not work. Incline ok and display seemed to be ok but no belt movement. Also found no voltage to the drive motor. I purchased a new MC brd on ebay and installed it. Now, when I press preset speed button, treadmill starts slowly and stops immediately. When I press speed up the treadmill takes off at high speed and shuts off right away. Pressing the speed down button give beeps, no belt motion. The LED on MC brd repeatedly flashes 4 times and pauses. I ran calibration and that seems to be ok. Warranty has expired. Can anyone help? What can I do?

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Check the reed switch, located next to the front drive pully. The switch needs to be about 1/8 inch away from the pully. This should do the trick.

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Posted on Dec 13, 2010

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SOURCE: treadmill proform model 831.29605.0 (proform xp 550e was working fine till I Changed the walk belt. After changing belt, display looked ok but treadmiil would non trurn on. Operated incline. incline

1) i recommend that you lube very well deck belt + rollers bearing

2) see the videos.

3) see the block

4) Try to RUN the software calibration, for troubleshooting.

5) measure the input voltage motor, if there are the motor need repair.
6) Measure the output voltage board, for input voltage board, if there are NOT, the board is faulty.
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SOURCE: Proform Treadmill L18 Model #831.298070 LED on control board does not work. The incline and speed controls work and the belt works, but I can't see distance, calories or time on the screen. Any

adjust the reed switch, see the diagram attached. clean it. test for open or faulty. Tight the connector..God bless youb08a32ca-0905-44d9-b13c-bf6a3c12b78b.gif

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