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I have a Lifecycle 5500R which has started slipping. It is old, and I have used it a lot. Is it fixable, or would it be better to just get a new one?

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Hi there, here is a website that seems to list many parts for this particular model, hopefully you can add up whether it is worth doing or not. What you need to think about is what actually may be needed, whether it is just a drive gear, the drive belt or a multitude of parts. If it costs too much to repair then you may want to think about putting your money towards a new one. I think in this caseyou may be lucky as it sounds like it is just the drive belt that may have worn and lost a few teeth.

http://www.fitnessrepairparts.com/equipment/Select/7185/Life-Fitness/LC-5500R-S-Ns-301-310-400001-406405

Hope this helps and thank you for using FixYa

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