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My proform 575 treadmil keeps tripping the electric do you think the motor has gone

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  • michelleboon Apr 10, 2011

    I have since found out that my daughter had used the treadmil turned the belt off but left the red key in so the machine was left on for about 6 hours. would this have burnt something out.

    Thanks Michelle

  • michelleboon Apr 10, 2011

    Thanks for your help

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Hi michelleboon,

Your treadmill is likely overcoming the home's ability to provide the power required that's why it keeps tripping. Most new treadmills require a dedicated 20 amp line. As the treadmill breaks in, it will draw less amperage but the long and the short of it is to check the owner's manual for the power requirements and then check the breaker that it's on. You can try to elevate the treadmill somewhat as this changes the user's gait and the result is a lower amp draw. Also, make sure to provide the treadmill with the power required.

If after checking what I mentioned above and still the issue persists it could be the motor that has problem or the drive system that the motor drives. If something is bound up, the motor could draw much more current than normal. You will need a local repairman to do further checking and repair with this.

Hope it helps.

Thank you for using Fixya.

Posted on Apr 09, 2011

  • Jemalyn Labaguis Apr 10, 2011

    Hi michelleboon,


    There's a chance that the fuse is blown. For it to be checked the cover of the motor should be removed while the machine is unplugged from power.Check the fuse on the controller. If the fuse is blown, the controller might be defective. Have the fuse be repalced and if it blows again, the controller is defective. You may contact a local repairman to do this for you.


    Hope it helps.

    Thank you for using Fixya.

  • nik_blumer
    nik_blumer Jun 09, 2012

    Could somebody tell me where exactly the fuse on the controller is please, because I can't find it anywhere.

    Thanks

    Nik

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