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The telescope will not move up and down - Meade ETX-125EC (500 x 127mm) Telescope

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  • bigfootdal Dec 02, 2008

    i have the same problem, but not the same scope. the reason mine doesn't work is because a piece is loose on another piece. if you trust yourself enough to take it apart, it might be the same thing, but i haven't figured out mine yet either.

  • dtfix May 11, 2010

    Will the telescope move left and right?



    Look here for guidelines on the internal workings

    Weasners Mighty ETX this may help explain the problem

  • jac wilson May 11, 2010

    do you hear the motor running?

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You do have fresh batteries? Does the light come on -- on the control panel? Does the hand controller light up?

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Take it out of lock mode

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