Max Trainer FAQ

How much is the Bowflex Max Trainer?

Shipping prices may vary by delivery method and destination. In-home assembly service and the Bowflex Protection Plan can be added for additional cost, however we do offer special financing.

What is the JRNY® experience?

Available with the M6, M8, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16 Bowflex® Max Trainer® cardio machines, the JRNY® experience brings "Max" to life with personalized workouts, trainer-led videos and more. A JRNY® Membership 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 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 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, M9, and Max Total weigh approximately 148 lbs. assembled.

The Max Total 16 weighs approximately 155 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

M9: 49.2" L x 30.5" W x 65.1" H

Max Total: 49" L x 30.5" W x 65.5" H

Max Total 16: 49.3" L x 30.8" W x 65.7" H

Discover how this compact elliptical is the perfect fit for nearly any room in your home.

What is the warranty on M3, M6, M8, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16?

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.

M9: 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.

Max Total 16: 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, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16?

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, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16 come with an AC Adapter.

Is the console backlit?

M3: No

M6 and M8: Yes

M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16: Built-in touch screen

Is a display included?

Yes.

Is it compatible with Bluetooth®?

M3: No

M6, M8, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16: Yes

Can you adjust the volume of the console's sound effects?

Yes.

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?

The M6, M8, M9, Max Total, and Max Total 16 are all compatible with JRNY, which provides personalized workouts, trainer-led videos and more. You can also find a few basic Max Trainer workout videos and articles on our Max Trainer Workouts page.

Should you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.