How To Turn Off CONCEPT2 Rowing Machine?

Probably you may be wondering how to turn off your CONCEPT2 rowing machine after you are done exercising on it.

Well, today’s article will show you exactly how you can do so with ease.

You can also have a look at this detailed guide on how to turn on a concept2 rower and safely start using it.

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

How To Turn Off CONCEPT2 Rowing Machine?

crossfitter exercising on a concept2 rowing machine in a commercial gym

CONCEPT2 rowing machines are self-powered machines, there is no external power source needed in order to power on the machine.

The rower’s monitor is powered by 2 D-cell batteries that charge while an exercise is performed.

Exercising on the machine should power up the display, thus doing the polar opposite you get the opposite result.

So the simplest way to power off your CONCEPT2 rower is to just step out of it and it should power off by itself.

The power will turn off automatically once there is no signal or motion for 4 minutes except when the monitor is displaying the MAIN MENU.

The performance monitor will reactivate again once the machine is put into motion or when a button is pressed.

However, if the row bar does not move for several minutes and any buttons are not pressed, the console will turn off and the display will be reset. 

Bottom Line

CONCEPT2 machines are absolutely the best rowing machine for short people on the market today.

All you need to do in order to safely and successfully turn off the CONCEPT2 machine is to simply stop rowing and the machine will automatically shut down after several minutes of inactivity.


How long does a Concept2 screen stay on?

Normally it’s got a 4 minute timeout before the machine reset and turn off.

How many meters will a Concept 2 rower last?

The Concept2 rowers are designed to last a lifetime. There are some people that are part of CONCEPT2 40+ million meter club.

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