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I've lost the power adaptor and manual with moving. I don't even
know where to plug in. I want to use the computer on top of
the bike that regulates speed, etc.

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While the bike still functions as a stationary bike without being plugged in, the screen and accompanying interactive features won`t work without electricity. If you`re paying a monthly subscription to unlock all the interactivity, this is worth bearing in mind.
Loose cables within your exercise bike may be the cause of your display not working, or you may not have enough power going to the machine itself. Make sure to check that your power adapter is plugged in properly or replace the batteries.
A clicking noise or feeling often is caused by loose screws or bolts located on the pedals or crank arms. The noise or clicking feeling should go away after everything is tightened.
No! Leave it on the bike (unplugged) for short term, off the bike for long term. Modern chargers are smart, and will not “over-charge” a battery, but leaving a battery plugged in can be harmful for other reasons: Charging a battery up to 100% takes much longer and is more stressful than the rest of the charge cycle.
You can fit some bike computers or bike Bluetooth sensors to an indoor cycle and use with Apps to get the data needed to help with the workout feedback and motivation. (Or you can fit other model spin bike consoles to your bike but this may give more skewed results as some are designed with a specific gear ratio.)
Charge the battery fully and make sure it`s connected properly to the display. If the battery is damaged, replace it with a new one. If none of these steps work, you may need to take your ebike to a professional for further inspection and repair.
If your bike only needs a little lubrication, you can use an oiled cloth and rub this on the area of the flywheel that makes contact with the brakepads. Other moving components, such as the pop-pins, seat and handlebar posts, will require occasional cleaning and lubrication as well.
Magnetic resistance bikes are exercise bikes that function on the principle of magnetism. These bikes use electricity and the flywheel to change the resistance level.
A clicking noise often comes from your chain wanting to jump up or down a gear on the rear cassette. This can typically be fixed by adjusting the tension of the cable that runs from your shifter to your rear derailleur.
Squeaks and Creaks:

These super common sounds are usually due to DIRTY or DRY bearings. You`ll often find that after riding your bike for a while or in harsh conditions these noises start to creep in. Areas to check if you`re hearing these noises would be: Crankset/ Bottom Bracket.

Yes, you can leave your electric bike battery charging overnight. There`s no need to worry about overcharging or over-draining your e-bike battery.
Lithium batteries (and indeed any type of rechargeable battery) do not like to be left discharged. It is good practice to recharge as soon as is reasonably possible after the battery goes flat. We recommend charging after every ride, that way your electric bike is always ready for your next outing.
Make sure the computer is properly locked into the handlebar mount. If you are still not getting a reading, pass a large fridge magnet back and forth by the sensor and see if you get reading. If you do get a reading then the wheel magnet and transmitter are likely misaligned.
If you`re still unsure, no need to worry. There are some great bike tracking apps available for both iOS and Android phones that have all of the features of a dedicated device. The Cadence app has a clear, easy-to-read interface that packs in a lot of functionality without feeling cluttered or overwhelming.
Using a smartwatch as a standalone device is a great alternative to a bike computer because it allows you to get more precise data about your ride. But the caveat is that the data is only accessible by looking at your wrist.
Many e-bike batteries do have an internal fuse, some even have two, one in the charging circuit and one on the supply side. A few have the latter accessible on the outside.
Cycling is a great cardiovascular choice for anyone who doesn`t want to go running. It`s both high-intensity and low-impact, so it`s suitable both as a HIT workout and for more moderate sessions. Several studies suggest that cycling for 15 to 20 minutes each day can be beneficial for heart health.
As long as each biking session is at least 10 minutes in length — which is enough for a healthy adult to receive their aerobic benefits — then daily biking can provide an easy way to get 150 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise per week.
The presence of oil and its distribution is absolutely crucial to an engines continued operation. Engines can work without oil, but the effect is so damaging they are only capable of running for less than 30 minutes until failing – and in most cases, it`s a lot quicker than that.
Without oil, the engine runs for around 15 minutes without bursting into a cloud of smoke, but taking it apart reveals some serious damage. Lacking proper lubrication, all the metal components in the engine rub against each other, causing an incredible amount of premature wear.
Electric bike chains tend to require more frequent lubrication than non-assisted bicycle chains. Regularly applying a quality lubricant to your chain will ensure the transmission runs efficiently. It`s a good idea to do this after every ride, and certainly after washing and drying the bike.
Generally speaking, most electric bikes do not charge when you pedal. They need their batteries to be plugged into a power outlet to be powered. However, some models offer the possibility of charging while you pedal, although this is often very inefficient.
Yes you can.

All of the electric bike models we stock allow you to choose how much help you want by simply pressing a button on the handlebar. If you want to use only your legs, you can choose zero assistance.

Biking 4 hours per week comes to 0.2 kWh per week, 6.08 kWh per month, and 73 kWh per year. Using a Peloton for 6 hours per week adds up to 0.3 kWh per week, 9.13 kWh per month, and 109.5 kWh per year.

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Need Manual for Vital Fitness Exercise Bike RB26S
ANSWER : I have a manual for this model. I can not tell you how to find one, I have looked all over the net for additional info. on this model and can’t find anything. Would be glad to scan and send you a copy if you still need it.

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I have an 8100 ES Reebok treadmill. There is a squeaking noise coming from the drive motor. It is coming from the non-belt side (if facing the front of the treadmill, the left of the drive motor. When the treadmill is turned off, I can manually move the walking belt in the walking / running direction and it will squeak. If I move it in the opposite direction, manually it does not squeak. Also, if I need to lubricate the bearings can you tell me how to get to them to do this. The motor has plenty of power and no other problems, only squeaking. I have sprayed a belt lubricant on the belt and also blown it all out with a can of compressed air (used for computer key boards).
ANSWER : Hi.the bearings in these machines should be lubricated and sealed for life. they are not designed to be touched. it sounds like you have done the important bits. belt lubrication and blowing out any debris that may be there. squeaks like this can be incredibly difficult to find, but can also be incredibly annoying.the main things that you can do is keep watching to try and find exactly where the squeak is coming from and check for anything wrapped around the edge of the roller.keep using the belt spray, and the compessed air.a good grade silicone lubricating spray used at the edges of the rollers, by the bearings and around the motor and gearbox unit may also help but do not get this spray on the belt as it can be very slippery.squeaks like this can start and stop on their own or develop slowly and go just as slowly.keep doing the maintenance you are doing, and use the silicone spray as described may take a little while for the spray to work its way into the bearings as they are fairly well sealed but you should notice an improvement after a few days.please feel free to ask for further advice if you need

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Tired to use in the car but it melted the plug, put new plug on cord and it melted it again, I need to know what is wrong with this . is there to much amprage being used by the cooler, what would cause this , I have tired it several times and in differnt cars and trucks , it just melts the cigarette lighter plug after it runs for about an hour
ANSWER : Souns like a short cirquit of some kind in the cooling electronics maby condens water in electronics compartment due to bad sealing or the power cable check kable for dammaged insulation near the
fastening poin to the cabbinet
sorry for bad english

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Turned poulan pro 42 inch 18.5 HP Briggs and Stratton mower off after 1hr of use to move a board I was about to mow over. Tried to restart it but it just backfires. Removed spark plug and it looked fouled. Cleaned it up but when looking at spark it is orange in color. Bought new spark plug and now get white spark. Installed new spark plug and it still backfires. Plug is wet with gas. Any suggestions?
ANSWER : Check the valve clearances and especially the inlet valve to make sure that it is not riding (staying slightly open) B&S are notorious for valve problems as most of their motors do not have a valve adjustment on them, the valves stems have to be filed/ground down to get a clearance. Somewhere between 0.010 to 0.015″ is near enough for the inlets and about 0.005″ more for the exhaust. It is not critical.

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How to use and display salt lick blocks for deers
ANSWER : Just sit it on the ground where the deer trail is and your good to go.

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I need a Manual for the Omron HEM 711DLX monitor
ANSWER : Heres your link—2007-1663644-9b.pdf

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My 870 Remington 12 ga. pump’s barrel now moves about 1/8th inch or less but noticably side to side and is no longer a tight fit? Just noticed it last week as barrel moves by itself or when moved manually. 1987 vintage. Basically my hunting gun as I use my Rem 1100 for skeet and trap. The situation is worrisome and probably not what I would want to continue shooting as it is now. It has never been like this until the last couple of weeks.
ANSWER : HELLO; Check and see if you have the barrel set into the receiver fully, and look at the receiver and see if it isn’t split or the mag. hasn’t become loose, I have two of these guns and Ive never had any problem like your discribing, but not to say it cant happen. PS make sure you retract the bolt before you insert the barrel in the receiver. GOOD LUCK….GREASY.

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