Treadmill Optical Sensor Replacement

How to replace the Optical Sensor on your treadmill


Here is a quick guide instructing you on the proper procedure when replacing the optical sensor on your unit.


STEP 1: Make sure the power switch on the treadmill is turned OFF



STEP 2: Unplug the unit from its power source. 


STEP 3: Remove the motor cover by loosening the screws using a Phillips screwdriver and lifting the cover off. 



STEP 4: With the cover removed, cut off the zip ties that hold the sensor wires.




STEP 5: Follow the wire and disconnect it from the Control Board. 



STEP 6: Using the screwdriver, remove the two screws that hold the sensor and remove the sensor from the bracket.


STEP 7: Install the replacement sensor in the bracket as shown.



STEP 8: Once in position, secure the two screws to hold the sensor in place. 




STEP 9: Reconnect the Sensor Wire to the Control Board and zip-tie the wires together.




STEP 10: Place the motor cover in its position and secure it by tightening the screws. 


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