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Series: Technicians Video Tool Box

by Mark

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About this Series

  • Lessons: 14
  • Total Time: 2h 53m
  • Use: Watch Online
  • Access Period: 180 Days
  • Created At: 06/25/2010
  • Last Updated At: 01/02/2011

Series of technical situations covered over a variaty of equipment.

Perfect for the health club Equipment Technician or someone wanting to become an equipment technician. Includes; How to buy a used treadmill, service and maintanance on treadmills,
how to adjust rear rollers, How to test a treadmill that won't start, belt and deck replacement,treadmill motor replacement, how to make a slideboard, stepper maintenance, mic maintenance and more to come.

Learn from my experiences and continue to recieve free e-mail service support when you need.

About this Author

Mark
Mark
15 lessons
Joined:
07/21/2007

I've been self employed servicing Exercise equipment in Austin, TX for 28 years.
I have 12 Manufacture service certifications by the biggest names in the fitness industry, such as Precor, Star Trac, Life Fitness, Technogym, Woodway and Track Master, to name a few.
A certified Fitness Specialist by the cooper clinic in Dallas, and a personal trainer for the first 16 years of my fitness career.

Now retired. I hope to be able to help others with diagnostic steps to give you the answers you need, before you call the service tech, or before you do it yourself.

You can also Receive Continued support after video sale by E-Mailing me at markepeterson@austin.rr.com

For instant messaging...

Lessons Included

Dr
StairMaster 4000PT routine service.
10/21/2013
~ rglazer

I am the original, private owner of a StairMaster 4000PT that I bought new in 1992. It has never failed and I have had it serviced once a year. Only two people use it. I decided to do the service on it my self this time. Your video made the job easy, however, I think that it should be reshot in HD to make it a little easier to watch. My StairMaster runs better than ever. I will now service it 3 times a year. I could buy a newer model, but hey, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it".

Robert A. Glazer

Nopic_tan
THANKS
09/22/2013
~ tpresley

THIS IS AWESOME FOR OLDER TREADMILLS LIKE I HAVE

Nopic_orng
Initial Treadmill Diagnostics
08/11/2013
~ whulsey

Excellent work and initial explanation. Thanks for your help, Mark!

Nopic_blu
Repairing the front pully worked!
08/05/2013
~ jlogerquist

I had the problem Mark described in the video. I contacted the manufacturer Life Fitness and a local dealer with no luck and no help. They only wanted to come out and put on a new running belt for big bucks! That wouldn't have even solved the issue I tried to describe to them.
After figuring out the real problem I learned I can't even get a replacement front roller from anyone for my treadmill anymore since it was from 1999. I thought there must be a repair option when I came across Mark's video. Thanks tons Mark! The only thing I would add is it's not quite that easy drilling into a solid stainless steel roller like I had and getting the screws to grip. Make sure to have high quality steel cutting bits. The correct screws are very important too. The repair does work and I'm back in business.

Nopic_tan
Treadmill torubleshooting video
06/30/2013
~ jheimerman

It was good. It helped me narrow it down to the lower circuit board. Thank you

Nopic_grn
Treadmill Front Roller Pully Repair
06/12/2013
~ barnet

The repair solution to install the self taping screws through the pulley into the roller body worked perfectly - no more slipping.

Two dollars well spent!!

Nopic_tan
treadmjll won't start
01/03/2013
~ jmoore

this was bullsh-- the video stops halfway through, what a waste of money!!!!

Nopic_grn
Its worth the $ to buy this lesson will save yo...
12/11/2012
~ sboote

Amazing! so glad I purchased well worth it.. save me big$$$ TY Mark! :D

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