How To Turn Off Horizon Treadmill T101?

Horizon treadmills remain to be one of the most popular fitness equipment, whether used in the gym or at home. It’s loved by both beginners and professionals for maintaining fitness and health.

If you are wondering how to turn off the tread completely, you have come to the right place.

Let’s dive into today’s guide on how to turn off Horizon treadmill T101.

Get on how to turn on Horizon treadmill guide if you have never used one before.

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

Do You Need To Turn Off Horizon T101 treadmill?

In general, the recommendation is to leave your Horizon T101 treadmill in sleep mode overnight. This will allow it to download any new system updates & features.

Horizon treadmill in my home gym

However, if you are planning for a vacation or any sort of event or you think that it will not be used for a long time, it’s better to turn off your tread and unplug it from the outlet.

Also for maintenance and cleaning purposes, you would need to turn it off completely.

How To Turn Off Horizon Treadmill T101?

Most Horizon treadmill users may get used to that habit of mindlessly switching the treadmill off while leaving it plugged in.

The right thing to do, to preserve the treadmill’s functionality, is to turn it off and unplug it after every use. Apart from extending its life, you will also reduce its energy consumption and save money on your electricity bill.  Unplugging your Horizon T101 tread would also prolong its longevity. 

You also would want to entirely power down and unplug the Tread before doing any cleaning or maintenance work.

Horizon treadmill picture

Here is how to turn off Horizon T101 treadmill, 

  1. Remove the safety key from the console. 
  2. Next, press the power switch into the OFF position. You can locate the power switch on the treadmill frame near the power cord.
  3. Unplug the power cord of the treadmill from the power outlet.

Now your Horizon machine has completely shut down and cannot be restarted unless you plug it into a power outlet.


Turning off a Horizon T101 treadmill after use provides benefits that will make your treadmill last longer with you. 

But apart from extending its life, you will also reduce its energy consumption and save money on your electricity bill.

It is quite easy to turn off a Horizon treadmill, and in just a couple of seconds, you can entirely power off your treadmill.

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