How To Reset Xterra Treadmill?

Sometimes your Xterra treadmill may start having trouble running and stops functioning properly. The only quick way out there to fix it is by returning it to its original factory settings.

You should also reset your treadmill if you’re selling or giving it away.

Today’s article covers everything you need to know about how to reset Xterra treadmill. The process only takes seconds to proceed.

Without further ado, let’s get right into it!

What Causes a Xterra Treadmill To Need a Reset?

a Proform treadmill picture from my home gym

Xterra makes a variety of fitness equipment, including a series of treadmills.

There are a number of instances where you may need to reset your Xterra treadmill.

The most common one is when there is an error message displayed on the console. However, it’s worth unplugging the treadmill for 30 minutes and seeing if that works. If that doesn’t work, then performing a reset is the best choice to make.

Next, to increase the difficulty of your workout you can increase the incline ramp, sometimes this functionality might stop working properly. In this instance the treadmill will require a reset to get things back together.

You also would consider resetting your treadmill after you have purchased your machine second hand or about to sell it and want to delete all the treadmill workout history and revert it to its original factory settings.

A Xterra treadmill reset process can take anywhere from 5 minutes up to an hour to complete depending on the model of the machine and how many programs you have saved. 

How To Reset Xterra Treadmill? Step-By-Step Guide

enduring man running fast on a treadmill

Resetting Xterra treadmill is a very easy thing to do. Start by plugging the treadmill into an appropriate electrical power outlet.

After you insert the safety key into place, switch the power button on to turn on Xterra treadmill.

Next, look for the “Stop/Pause” button on your console. Depending on which Xterra model you have, it will either be on the lower-right-hand corner or the lower-left-hand corner.

Press and hold the “Stop/Pausebutton for at least 3 seconds until you hear a beeping noise, which indicates the treadmill has been reset.

By following these simple steps, you now have reset the console settings of your Xterra treadmill. 

If somehow the process failed, repeat the process over again.


Knowing how to reset Xterra treadmill after today’s guide is very helpful to help you resolve most issues treadmills tend to have.

When you reset your treadmill, you will return the machine to its original factory settings as it is the first time you are using the machine.

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