How to Use a Treadmill Without a Key

    Step 1

    Locate the treadmill's keyhole. Most are located in the bottom center of the console for easy access.

    Step 2

    Connect a small magnet into the keyhole.

    Step 3

    Adjust the speed and incline to your specifications.

    Step 4

    Press the stop button when you are finished.

    Step 5

    Remove the magnet.


  • If the treadmill is under warranty and the magnet causes a malfunction, it will void the warranty.

Things Needed

  • Magnet

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