Max Trainer FAQ
How much is the Bowflex Max Trainer?
All Max Trainer models include our iconic 14-minute interval, low-impact, full-body workout.
What is the Bowflex JRNY™ Platform?
Available with the M6, M8, and Max Total Bowflex® Max Trainer® cardio machines, the Bowflex JRNY™ App brings "Max" to life with personalized workouts, trainer-led videos and more. A Bowflex JRNY™ App subscription unlocks these premium features and takes fitness personalization to a new level. Max adapts workouts to your unique capabilities, learns from your interactions, and motivates you through customized workouts each day. See our Bowflex JRNY™ FAQ for more information.
Does the Max Trainer require assembly?
Yes, the Max Trainer does require assembly. We offer in-home assembly as well as getting started videos if you choose to assemble the machine yourself. These videos are free and can be found within the Bowflex JRNY™ App.
How many boxes is the Max Trainer shipped in?
The Max Trainer is shipped in two boxes. For more information, please visit our shipping information page.
Is there a weight limit?
Yes. The weight limit for Max Trainer® cardio machines is 300 lbs.
How much does the Bowflex® Max Trainer weigh?
The M6, M8, and Max Total weigh approximately 148 lbs. assembled.
The M3 weighs approximately 143 lbs. assembled.
What are the dimensions of the Max Trainer?
M3: 49" L x 26" W x 64.7" H
M6: 49" L x 30.5" W x 65.5" H
M8: 49" L x 30.5" W x 65.5" H
Max Total: 49" L x 30.5" W x 65.5" H
What is the warranty on M3, M6, M8, and Max Total?
M3: 1 year on frame and parts, 90 days for labor. Additional protection is available for purchase with the Bowflex Protection Plan.
M6: 2 years on frame and parts, 90 days for labor. Additional protection is available for purchase with the Bowflex Protection Plan.
M8: 3 years on frame and parts, 90 days for labor. Additional protection is available for purchase with the Bowflex Protection Plan.
Max Total: 3 years on frame and parts, 90 days for labor. Additional protection is available for purchase with the Bowflex Protection Plan.
What is the return policy on M3, M6, M8, and Max Total?
Buy with confidence. If you're not 100% satisfied with your purchase, contact Customer Service within 6 weeks of delivery for a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number. Learn more about our Return Policy.
Does it plug in?
Yes. The M3, M6, M8, and Max Total come with an AC Adapter.
Is the console backlit?
M6 and M8: Yes
Max Total: Built-in touch screen
Is a display included?
Is it compatible with Bluetooth®?
M6, M8, and Max Total: Yes
Can you adjust the volume of the console's sound effects?
M3 model: First, push and hold down the Burn Rate/Increase and PAUSE/END buttons for 3 seconds while in the Power-Up Mode. The Console display shows the Sound Settings prompt with the current setting. Push the Burn Rate/Increase or Burn Rate/Decrease buttons to change between the settings of "OFF" and "1" through "7". A setting of "7" is the loudest volume. Push START/ENTER to set.
M6 and M8 models: Simply adjust the volume by pressing the VOLUME button on the console. It will cycle through the options of: off, low, medium, and high.
Where can I find Max Trainer workouts?
Max Trainer workout videos and articles can be found on our Max Trainer Workouts page.
Should you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.