Originally Posted by farr1022
I have had it for almost a year and it gets a fair amount of use with no problems. It comes with a fold out exercise guide that is helpful. To find demonstrations of the exercises in video form, go to youtube and search "total gym exercises" and you will get dozens of videos with instructions.
I would say try it and if you hate it you are only out $159!
mother day is just around the corner, should start sending the clues.
i will try it, either this one or the real deal, been lookin and reading about it for while, it's time to get it. thanks for your help!