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I own a gym and several of my Tomahawks have pedals that have fallen off. It appears that the threads have been completely stripped. Also, How do I adjust the tension knob so that it operates the way it should?

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The threads on the pedals are a problem  - you could wrap the bolts in aluminium foil and screw them by force, the foil taking the slack, but, for safety, you should use some metal epoxy adhesive and glue them in place 
If by tension knob you are referring to the brake adjust then the adjustment is to be done by the customer, the way it likes. If by that you refer to the belt tension adjustment then it should be tighten enough that when you press on the middle of the belt it flexes just under half an inch.

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