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The motor on my tredmill is arcing and sparking behind the

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the motor on my tredmill is arcing and sparking behind the fan, its a light blue spark, isit meant to do that?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  AssuredElectrical replied 1 year ago.
Welcome. My name is ***** ***** would be glad to assist.Most of the Roger Black treadmills use a DC motor.The motor has brushes inside which allow it to operate and when the brushes are worn or damaged, it can spark immensely.They need to be checked and replaced.If you can supply the actual model number, I should be able to locate spare replacements online and provide a link so you can see what is needed.Do not run the unit with it sparking, it can damage the motor. Thanks
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the number on the motor is gmd82-04-1b

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