How often should you replace a treadmill belt?

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You should replace your treadmill belt if it’s beyond repair and has gone through too much wear and tear. A service technician can help you determine if it’s time to replace the belt. Here are a few signs that indicate you might need to replace it:  

  • You can feel or see fraying, cuts or snags.
  • Your belt has loose seams.
  • The belt is discolored or your see dark/black streaks.
  • It’s more difficult to run (or it doesn’t feel as smooth)
  • You can feel uneven wear when touching both sides of the belt.

treadmill service professional can help you determine if it’s time to replace your belt.

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