Squeak with each step:
If you are hearing a squeak with each step you take, there is most likely
a loose screw underneath the deck. There are 8 screws that secure the
wood walking deck to the metal frame and if one of these becomes loose,
you will hear a squeak with each step as the wood deck moves against the
To check for a loose screw, turn off the tread and turn the Tread onto its left side.
You will then see 8 screws (4 on each side of the deck) that is securing the wood
deck to the metal frame. Using the larger hex wrench that came with your Tread, check
and make sure that all of the screws are nice and tight. Do not over-tighten them, as
they are going into wood and they can be stripped.
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