Aria Child 5F60E99 Owner`s manual

Owner’s Manual and Assembly Instructions
Model 5F60E99
Read and understand the entire manual before assembly and operation. The vehicle must be
assembled by an adult who has read and understands the instructions.
Made in China.
Styles and colors may vary. Do not return to store. Visit us online at www.ariachild.com for
assistance and replacement parts.
Save this manual with your sales receipt.
BMW X5 Children’s Electronic Car manufactured by Paragon Child Products Co., Ltd. The
BMW trademarks are used under license from BMW AG. BMW X5 name and associated logos
are trademarks of BMW AG.
Introduction
Thank you for purchasing the BMW X5. We hope the rider enjoys it for miles
to come. Please read this instruction guide carefully before assembling and
operating the vehicle.
Please contact Aria Child Customer Service with any questions.
Hours: 9 AM - 5 PM (CST), Monday - Friday
Web: www.ariachild.com
Email: customerservice@ariachild.com
Phone: 1-888-982-9309
Specifications:
BATTERY
MOTOR
AGE
MAX WEIGHT
PRODUCT SIZE
SPEED
RECHARGE TIME
TYPICAL RUN TIME
CHARGER OUTPUT
6V 7AH
6V 36W
3 Years and Up
77 lbs.
45.28 x 26.38 x 23.9 in.
2.5 MPH
8-12 Hours
1-2 Hours
DC 7.0V0.7A
Distributed by Toys “R” Us, Inc. Wayne, NJ 07470
2013 Geoffrey, LLC
Made in China
IMPORTANT!
YOU MUST CHARGE THE BATTERY
FOR 24 HOURS BEFORE FIRST USE!
Charge the battery after each use.
Charge the battery at least once a month, even if the vehicle is not in use.
DO NOT RETURN THIS ITEM
TO THE STORE!
Email or call Customer Service if you need assistance or replacement
parts.
customerservice@ariachild.com
1-888-982-9309
Read this entire manual to ensure
proper assembly and safe operation
of the vehicle.
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Table of Contents
Safety...........................................................6
Parts ...........................................................8
Charging Instructions................................9
Assemble the Front Wheels.....................10
Assemble the Left Rear Wheel................11
Assemble the Right Rear Wheel.............12
Attach the Steering Wheel.......................13
Attach the Mirrors....................................14
Attach the Seat.........................................15
Battery Removal.......................................16
Operating Instructions.............................17
Maintenance.............................................18
General Care.............................................19
Troubleshooting Guide.............................20
FCC Information.......................................22
Service and Repairs ................................23
Warranty....................................................24
Product Registration................................27
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Safety
WARNING: SAFETY RIDING RULES
The user must follow all safety rules and guidelines, or serious injury or death may
occur to the user.
• Always use common sense and safe practices when using the vehicle. The user
must be at least 3 years old and weigh no more than 77 lbs.
• This product contains small parts that are for adult assembly only. Keep small
children away when assembling. Remove and dispose of all protective material
and plastic bags before assembly.
• Riders must always wear a fitted helmet that complies with U.S. Consumer
Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Standard CFR 1203.
• Only sit on the seat in the vehicle.
• Do not allow more than one rider.
• Do not overload the vehicle. Do not remove the weight restriction decals.
• Do not pull the vehicle with another vehicle or similar device.
• Keep body parts such as hands, legs, hair and clothing away from moving parts.
Moving parts can cause serious injury.
• Always wear shoes in the vehicle.
• Do not operate near streets or motor vehicles.
• Do not operate near drop-offs such as steps, steep inclines or hills. Operate on
relatively level ground.
• Do not operate near water, swimming pools or other fluids.
• Do not operate in dangerous weather conditions such as rain or snow.
• Do not operate near loose dirt, mud, sand or fine gravel.
• Do not operate near flammable vapors (gasoline, paint thinner, acetone, etc.).
• Always use the vehicle in a safe, secure environment with adult supervision.
Safety
(Continued) 7
WARNING: BATTERY SAFETY
• Battery posts, terminals and related accessories contain lead and lead compound
(asic) chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, reproductive
harm, and are toxic and corrosive. DO NOT open the battery.
• Contact exposure to battery leakage (lead acid) may cause serious injury.
Immediately contact your doctor if exposure occurs. If the chemical is on the skin,
flush immediately with cool water for 15 minutes. If the chemical is swallowed,
immediately give the person water or milk. Do not give water or milk if the person
is vomiting or has decreased alertness. Do not induce vomiting.
• Tampering with or modifying the electric circuit system may cause shock, fire or
explosion. It could permanently damage the system. Keep the charger housing
closed to prevent exposed wiring, which may cause electric shock.
IMPORTANT: Before using the vehicle for the first time, the battery must be
charged for a full 24 hours (no more than 30 hours).
WARNING: ADULT SUPERVISION
REQUIRED
• Before using the vehicle, the rider must understand the vehicle controls and safety
issues.
• It is the responsibility of the adult to educate the child and to determine if the child
is capable of understanding the vehicle controls.
• An adult must ALWAYS directly supervise the use of this vehicle.
• NEVER leave a child unsupervised in the vehicle.
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Parts
1. Manual
2. Seat
3. Mirrors (2)
4. Battery
5. Steering wheel assembly
6. Rear window caps (2) (pre-installed)
7. Car body
8. Gear box (pre-installed)
9. Washers (3)
10.Front wheels (2)
11.Rear wheels (2)
12.Battery charger
Not Included:
• Phillips screwdriver
• Pliers
Charging Instructions
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YOU MUST CHARGE THE BATTERY FOR 24
HOURS BEFORE THE FIRST USE!
ONLY AN ADULT SHOULD HANDLE THE BATTERY AND CHARGER.
To Charge the Battery:
1. Ensure the car is stopped and
turned off.
2. Unlock and remove the seat.
3. Unplug the battery connector (A)
from the engine connector (B).
4. Connect the battery connector (A)
to the battery charger connector
(C) and plug (D) into a 120 V
outlet.
Battery
To Unplug the Battery:
1. Unplug the battery charger (D)
from the outlet.
2. Unplug the battery connector (A).
3. Reconnect the battery connector
(A) to the engine connector (B).
4. Replace the seat and tighten lock.
Note: It is not necessary to remove
the battery for charging. However, if
the battery does not reach the outlet,
it can be removed for charging. For
Battery Removal instructions, see
Page 17.
B
A
D
A
C
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Assemble the Front Wheels
10
A
9
B
1
1. Slide the washer (9) onto the front axle (A).
2. Slide the front wheel (10) onto the front axle.
3. Push on the center of the wheel (B) and snap it into place.
4. Gently pull the wheel to ensure that it is secure. If wheel comes
loose, then repeat the first three steps.
5. Repeat steps 1-3 for the remaining front wheel.
Assemble the Left Rear Wheel
11
A
B
9
2
1. Slide the washer (9) onto the rear wheel axle (A).
2. Slide the left rear wheel (11) onto the left rear axle. The side with
the gear teeth (B) faces inward.
3. Push on the center of the wheel and snap it into place.
4. Gently pull the wheel to ensure that it is secure. If wheel comes
loose, then repeat the first three steps.
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Assemble the Right Rear Wheel
8
A
11
3
1. Slide the rear wheel (11) with the gear teeth facing inward onto
the rear axle (A).
2. Line up the gear teeth on the wheel with the grooves on the
gear box (8).
3. Push on the center of the wheel and snap it into place.
4. Gently pull on the rear wheel to ensure that it is securely
attached to the axle.
Attach the Steering Wheel 13
5
A
B
4
1. Remove the screw and nut from the steering wheel assembly (5)
before attaching.
2. Plug the steering wheel connector (A) into the dashboard connector
(B).
3. Insert the steering wheel (5) into the steering rod, and match the
screw holes of the steering wheel and the steering rod.
4. Insert the screw into the hole and fasten the nut to secure.
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Attach the Mirrors
3
A
B
5
1. Remove the screw (A) and nut (B) from the mirror (3) before
attaching
2. Insert the left side mirror (3) into the slot on the side of the body.
Push it into the slot.
3. Insert the screw (A) and fasten the nut (B) to secure the mirror.
4. Repeat steps 1-3 for the right side mirror.
Attach the Seat 15
2
6
1. Position the seat (2) over the battery compartment
2. Click in the hook on the back of the chair into the empty slot on the
car body.
3. Turn the thumb screw clockwise on the seat to lock it properly into
position.
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Battery Removal
Screw
Battery Strap
Battery (4)
A
B
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1. Disconnect the battery connector (A) from the engine connector (B) .
2. Loosen and remove the screw.
3. Unfasten the battery (4) from the strap.
4. Remove the battery.
Note: It is not necessary to remove the battery for charging. However, if
the battery does not reach the outlet, it can be removed for charging.
Operating Instructions 17
A
B
C
• To turn on the vehicle, turn the power switch (A) to “I.” To turn off the
vehicle, turn the power switch to “O.”
• Push the shifter (B) up to move forward. Push the shifter down to go in
reverse.
• Press the foot pedal (C) down to go. Release the foot pedal to stop.
Engine Sound
Horn Sound
• Press the left and right buttons on the steering wheel to make sounds.
• Note: The steering wheel connector must be attached to the dashboard
connector to make sounds. (See Page 14 for directions.)
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Maintenance
Important Battery and Charger Information
• Only an adult who has read and understands the safety warnings may
handle and operate the battery and battery charger. Keep away from
children.
• Charge the battery for 24 hours before using the vehicle for the first
time.
• Charge the battery immediately after each use. Charge for at least 8-12
hours, but no more than 20 hours.
• Charge the battery at least once a month, even if the vehicle is not used
or stored.
• Never leave the battery in a discharged condition.
• Connect the terminal of the battery and charger, then plug the charger
into a 120V AC outlet.
• It is normal for the charger to heat slightly. If the charger rises above
71°C / 160°F, disconnect the charger and call Customer Service for
assistance.
• Keep the charger away from water or excessive moisture to prevent
short-circuiting.
• Only use the charger specified with the original item. Do not charge the
battery with any other charger.
• Do not attempt to recharge non-rechargeable batteries with the original
charger.
• Do not replace the battery with any other battery, or the warranty
will be voided. If you need a replacement battery, see Page 24 for
replacement information.
• Remove damaged batteries from the car immediately. Recycle or
dispose of the used batteries responsibly.
• Do not short circuit the supply terminals.
• Do not leave the battery connected in the vehicle for extended periods
of time when the vehicle is not being used. Disconnect the battery
connector from the engine connector before storing.
• The vehicle is equipped with a thermal fuse to protect the electric
circuit. If the vehicle cuts out, turn the vehicle off and on to reset.
General Care 19
• Regularly inspect all vehicle parts to ensure they are in good working
condition.
• Regularly inspect the charger, cord, plug, and other related parts for
damage.
• Remove any damaged parts and immediately contact Customer Service
for replacement parts. See Service and Repairs on Page 24 for more
information.
• DO NOT operate the vehicle if there are any damaged parts.
• Carefully clean the vehicle with a damp cloth and mild soap. Do not
get water in or near any electrical parts. Do not wash the vehicle with a
hose.
• Store the vehicle indoors or use a tarp to cover it. Keep away from
stoves, heaters, or other sources of heat.
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Troubleshooting Guide
Completely read through the manual and troubleshooting guide before
contacting Customer Service.
Problem
Vehicle does not run
Potential Cause
Battery is low
Thermal fuse tripped
Snap pins are loose
Loose wires or loose
connectors
Battery is dead
Electrical system is
damaged
Motor is damaged
Vehicle only runs for a
short time
Undercharged battery
Overcharged battery
Vehicle runs slowly
Battery is old
Battery is not fully
charged
Battery is old
Too much weight on
vehicle
Harsh conditions
Solution
Recharge the battery
Reset fuse
Tighten snap pins
Ensure the battery connectors
are securely attached. If wires
are loose, contact Consumer
Service for repairs
Call Customer Service for
replacement battery
Call Customer Service for
repairs
Call Customer Service for
repairs
Ensure a secure connection
when the battery is
recharging. Recharge for at
least 8-12 hours
Never charge the battery for
more than 30 hours
Replace battery
Ensure a secure connection
when the battery is recharging
Call Customer Service to
order replacement battery
Reduce weight on vehicle (77
lbs max)
Operate the vehicle on level
ground and safe surfaces
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Problem
Vehicle needs a push to
start
Difficulty shifting
Motor or gear box
making grinding noises
Battery will not recharge
Battery makes bubbling
noise while recharging
Charger is warm
Potential Cause
Loose wires or loose
connectors
Solution
Ensure the battery connectors
are securely attached. If wires
are loose, contact Consumer
Service for repairs
“Dead spot” on motor
A “dead spot” means
electricity is not being
delivered to the terminal.
Contact Consumer Service for
repairs
Attempting to shift while Stop the vehicle before
vehicle is moving
shifting
Motor or gear damage
Contact Consumer Service for
repairs
Charger is not plugged in Plug in the charger to a
functional wall outlet
Charger is not working
Call Consumer Service for a
replacement
Loose connector or loose Check that the connectors are
adapter
securely plugged in to each
other
This is normal
No action required
This is normal
No action required
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FCC Information
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful
interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received,
including interference that may cause undesired operation.
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a
Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits
are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference
in a residential installation.
This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy
and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may
cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this
equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception,
which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user
is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the
following measures:
•
•
•
•
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the distance between the equipment and the receiver.
Consult dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to
which the receiver is connected.
• Check the state or local requirements for the product before using the
product.
Caution: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party
responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the
equipment.
Service and Repairs
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Do not return this vehicle to the store.
If your product requires service, repairs or replacement parts, please visit
us online at www.ariachild.com
Or contact us at:
Phone: 1-888-982-9309
Email: customerservice@ariachild.com
Web: www.ariachild.com
Hours: 9 AM - 5 PM (CST), Monday - Friday
For a list of available replacement parts, please visit www.ariachild.com.
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Warranty
Aria Child™ 6-Volt Limited Warranty
• One-year limited warranty from the date of purchase with proof of purchase from
an Aria Child certified retailer.
• Six month limited warranty on the 6-Volt battery with proof of purchase from an
Aria Child certified retailer.
• This one-year limited warranty covers the ride-on vehicle against defects in
materials and workmanship to the original purchaser. Proof of purchase receipt
from an Aria Child certified reseller is required.
• Aria Child ensures the original 6-Volt battery is warranted for 6 months from initial
purchase of the vehicle from a certified retailer. Proof of purchase receipt required.
• This warranty covers normal use and does not cover the Aria Child vehicle or
battery if deemed damaged by unreasonable use, modification, neglect, accident,
abuse, misuse, improper service or other causes not arising out of defects in
materials or workmanship. Evidence of any attempt at consumer repair will void
this warranty.
• This warranty does not cover, and is not intended to exclude any liability on the
part of Aria Child, whether under this warranty or implied by law for any indirect
or consequential damages for breach of warranty. Some states may not allow the
exclusion or limitation so this limitation may not apply to you.
Should you need service or assistance with your vehicle during the warranty period:
• Please do not return vehicle to the store.
• Consult the troubleshooting guide in this manual and online at www.ariachild.com
or
• Call Aria Child Customer Service at 1-888-982-9309
• Note: For any necessary repairs, the consumer will be responsible for freight
charges to Aria Customer Service.
Note: This warranty gives you specific legal rights. You may also have other rights that
may vary from state to state.
Please save your original sales receipt.
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Product Registration 27
Fill out the form below and mail it to: Aria Child, Inc.
680 N. Lakeshore Drive
Suite 1214
Chicago, IL 60611
OR fill out the form online at www.ariachild.com
We will use the information provided only for your warranty. We will not sell,
rent or share your personal information.
Product Registration
First Name:Last Name:Title:
Address:
City: State:Zip Code:
Email: Phone:
Date of Purchase:
The following product information is on the cover of the owner’s manual.
Product Name:Model Number: Serial Number: Questions or comments? Contact us at www.ariachild.com or 1-888-982-9309