If the illuminated graphics are difficult to see or read the contrast can be adjusted in the settings menu. Our equipment is intended for private, residential use within a climate controlled room within your home. All buttons and functions are fully operational again, no spontaneously starts or beeping. Dynamic Indoor Rower Located on the inner left side of the front leg. Our Life Fitness X3 display was blank and flashing after leaving it unplugged overnight and plugging it back in 24 hours later we had always just left it plugged into outlet in the past.
Never use solvents, as they can cause damage to the elliptical. I have pretty much narrowed down the problem to the switches. Make sure that the treadmill belt will not damage any other components on the treadmill by being misaligned. Description The life fitness x9i elliptical trainer is a top quality elliptical trainer. What I really like about this one is the adjustable stride which is now found in more expensive machines. Steppers A serial may be found in one of these locations.
Replaced with a new one but still have the same problem. Rowers Located on the front stabilizer bar. Even if you figured in a 5% variation pretty generous for a regulated supply , that would only put it at about 9. I am no longer so sure that the power supplies are the culprit here, maybe just a cheap quality component on the circuit board that eventually goes bad? I noticed that the board is actually labeled for +12v as input and not +9v, so that is another indication that the electrical engineer specified a 12v supply to drive the voltage regulators. This caused the thin metal strip of a button to tear with the result of a continuously depressed button.
After having the same button failing problems i switched out the consoles of the to two others and still had the same problem at that point i was at a lose. I still unplug the elliptical when it is not in use! My console would start blinking like it was on the fritz. This must free up the button on the membrane that is sticking. The part that took me the longest was putting the machine back together again, as I had taken some of it apart while troubleshooting. Just received the console today — plugged it in, and now it just is one constant loud beep! Pinnacle Alt Trainers A serial may be found in one of these locations.
We have a feeling that it arrived without a serial number and we never noticed it. Where can I find a parts diagram for my product? No time displays for time elapsed or time remaining, no heart rate display, no distance… just zeros across the board and after a few minutes it goes to the cool down cycle where, oddly enough, the clock works…. I bought my unit used and have only had it for 2 years. Thanks again to you, and everyone else on this page who documented their experiences, repairs, etc. It happens that a few years ago i had my machine in Singapore with me its an American machine and was using it on a high end transformer. You have helped me tremendously to avoid, at least for now, a costly repair to my elliptical. The beeping noise is a safety feature that all fitness equipment manufacturers include on the products.
Serial begins with 6 digits that represent the date the unit was boxed. Many thanks for the information shared on this site. Todd said As I posted in March, my console has worked since I last posted what I did with mine. I bet LifeFitness knows about this problem. After reading through all the comments, I decided to check the easiest problem to the most expensive fix to save time and money. I have a x3 that was updated to a X3i console before I purchased it from the Life time fitness store.
Whatever work was done, no parts were replaced and two screws were left unseated. Confirmed it was 9V and hooked it up. The power supply arrived promptly. Over time components will wear down and draw more power than when the machine was new and if adequate power is not available it may cause the breaker to trip. Over time components will wear down and draw more power than what is available, causing the circuit to blow.
Bikes Upright and Recumbent Located on the front stabilizer bar, near the bottom of the bike. This is where you stick and it takes a little more effort to get past this stage. It is possible to fix this problem without buying the whole flywheel, I have just repaired mine for the second time in its 10 year life span with the same problem. Any help would be great — missing my elliptical. Located on the rear cover by the power switch units with a rear support cover. I guess I will keep taking it apart and see what I find in the flywheel? How will Advanced Fitness Group products be serviced in the marketplace? Bikes Stationary - Recumbent Located on the front stabilizer bar. Tony said The beeping may be caused by a sticking button, as descibed in post number 35 above by J.
It took quite a few hours to do all this, but the new switch panel looks nice and is sturdy. The connection between the panel and the circuit board was done using a salvaged ribbon cable with a plug already on it. The shipping rates will be located under the shipping address fields. I found a company in Toronto that supplies parts for Life Fitness equipment and thought I had a new lead for my console repairs. Russell Wright said Jack— If you are not handy, I would find a friend who has a volt meter or take it to Radio Shack and measure the output of the power supply. We shut off the elliptical when we are not using it so we will see how long this new one lasts….