Follow the steps below if your machine makes a loud noise moving in the X direction.
The instructions at the bottom of this page Adjusting X Cable Tension.PDF will guide you through checking and, if necessary, adjusting the X-Cable tension on your EMT16, BRAVO, or XT/XTS machine.
The X-Cable Tension Gauge is included in the Operator's Kit included with new machines. If you can't locate the original gauge, it is also available here: Part Number 33909
X-Cable for current models is Part Number 32972.