Tectrix Climbmax Error Codes

Corrective Action

Tectrix Climbmax Error Codes and Test Mode

9/14/07

 

Following is a list of error codes and what to check as possible causes for the error.

 

Error Code

Reason

Suggested Action

5

No Slack

Enter test mode and test switch, adjust switch, inspect display cable for cut or crimp

6

No Brake

Adjust slack switch or replace motor

7

Can't Slow Down

Check RPM sensor and RPM disc

 

You can access test mode by pressing and holding the ENTER key while turning on the unit.  All of the display lights will remain lit as long as you are holding the ENTER key.  Once you release the ENTER key, the display will show the version of software and status of the slack switch (SLACK or TIGHT).

 

While in test mode, some of the keys have certain functions.  Following is a list of the keys and functions.

 

Key

Function

SHIFT

Display odometer and RPM sensor data

+

Loosen Belt

-

Tighten Belt

ENTER

Test LED digit groups

HELP

Test LED segments

CLEAR

Clear function display or EXIT

 

The belt tensioning motor is run by the + and – key as long as you hold them down.  If you hold the + too loosen the belt for too long you could tangle or unsnap the belt.

Following is a list of indicators and the status of various input/output signals they show.

 

Indicator

Signal

Status

Distance

Smart Link Out

Off

Program / Level

Smart Link In

Off

Calories

Slack Switch

On

 Calories / HR

Heart Rate Sense

Off

Elapsed Time

RPM Sensor Off

-

Time Remaining

RPM Sensor On

-