Double Seat Fixed Wheel Jogging Stroller User`s Manual

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Double Seat Fixed Wheel
Jogging Stroller
User’s Manual
This manual contains safety, assembly, use and maintenance instructions. Read these instructions carefully
before use and keep them for future reference. Your child’s safety may be affected if you do not follow these
instructions. The Schwinn Jogging Stroller must be assembled by an adult who has read and understands the
instructions in this manual. Keep the packaging away from children and dispose all packaging before use.
Do not return to store. Call toll free 1-800-242-6110 for assistance and replacement parts.
Important! Keep instructions for future reference.
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Contents
Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Parts and Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Assembly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Unfold the Jogging Stroller . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Attach the Rear Wheels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Attach the Front Wheel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Calibrate the Front Brake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Attach the Front Fender . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Attach the Parent Tray . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Safety Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Using the 5-point Safety Harness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Adjusting the Shoulder Strap Height . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Using the Safety Wrist Strap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Stroller Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Using the Front Brake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Using the Parking Brake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Reclining the Seat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Plugging in an MP3 Player . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Disassembly and Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Storing the Jogging Stroller . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
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Thank You
For purchasing the Schwinn Jogging Stroller. You
will be sure to enjoy hours of pleasurable exercise
and family time. If you have any questions or
comments our customer service hours are:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday through Friday CST.
You may also reach us through the following:
Contact us:
Phone: The Web: Email: Address: 1-800-242-6110
www.schwinnbike.com
info@instep.net
4730 East Radio Tower Lane
Olney, IL 62450
Important!
Do not return the product to the store. Please contact
customer service at 1-800-242-6110 for assistance
and replacement parts.
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Warranty
Safety
Pacific Cycle warrants this product to be free of
defective materials and workmanship for 5 years
from the date of original purchase.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY IS THE ONLY
WARRANTY APPLICABLE TO THIS PRODUCT,
AND IS EXPRESSLY IN LIEU OF ANY OTHER
WARRANTY. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES,
INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF
MERCHANTABILITY AND WARRANTY OF
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE IS
LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE DURATION OF
THE EXPRESS WARRANTY. This limited
warranty give you specific legal rights and you may
also have other rights which may vary from state to
state.
This warranty is extended only to the original
consumer purchaser for non-commercial use and
does not cover tires or tubes, grips, brake pads, or
other wear parts, ordinary wear and tear, abuse,
misuse, neglect, theft, or damage due to accident.
PACIFIC CYCLE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
THIS LIMITED WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER
ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DAMAGE TO, OR,
FAILURE OF THE PRODUCT OR ANY OTHER
LOSSES DUE TO ACCIDENT, ABUSE, MISUSE,
ALTERATION, NEGLECT, NORMAL WEAR AND
TEAR, IMPROPER ASSEMBLY, IMPROPER FIT,
IMPROPER MAINTENANCE OR USE OF
UNAUTHORIZED REPLACEMENT PARTS NOT
DESIGNED FOR THE PRODUCT.
To make a claim under warranty, notification of
such defect must be given to Pacific Cycle, Inc. at
the address stated on the previous page. You will
be instructed on how the product or part needing
replacement should be shipped postpaid to Pacific
Cycle, Inc.
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WARNING!
FAILURE TO FOLLOW THE SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS LISTED BELOW MAY RESULT IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH. Always read and understand the information and warnings in this manual
before using the Jogging Stroller.
If you are unsure of any information in this manual
or have a question regarding assembly or use
please call customer service. Always keep this
manual for reference and include it with resale of
the Jogging Stroller.
Assembly
• An adult who has read and understands
the information and warnings in the manual
shall assemble this product according to
manufacturer’s instructions.
• Do not use the product if there are any
missing or damaged parts. Do not return
the product to the store. Please contact
customer service at 1-800-242-6110 for
assistance and replacement parts.
• Dispose of all plastic bags and wrapping
material immediately.
• Check the assembly (i.e.: fasteners, wheels)
before using the product.
• Never allow children to assemble, fold, or
disassemble the Jogging Stroller.
Children
• The maximum weight capacity of the
Jogging Stroller for one child is 50 lbs. The
weight limit for two children is 100 lbs. Never
have more than two children in the Jogging
Stroller at any time.
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• This vehicle is intended for children at least
6 months old and weighing up to 50 lbs.
Never use with children that can not support
their own head.
• Only an adult who can physically control
the vehicle should use the Jogging Stroller.
Never allow the Jogging Stroller to be used
by children as a toy.
WARNING Avoid serious injury from falling
or sliding out. Always use the 5-Point Safety
Harness.
• Do not place hot liquids in the parent tray.
• Do not place a child in the Jogging Stroller
with the back of their head facing forward or
their feet facing towards the rear.
WARNING Never leave children unattended
in or around the Jogging Stroller.
Use
Before each use check:
• The Jogging Stroller for damage. Do not use
if damaged.
• The tire pressure. If necessary inflate the
tires to within the range shown on the tire
sidewall. Always use a foot or hand pump to
inflate the tires.
• The fasteners are tight. Tighten if necessary.
• Ensure the brakes work properly!
• All loose items are removed from the
passenger compartment.
WARNING Any load attached to the handle
affects the stability of the stroller (pram/push
chair). Unstable hazardous conditions may
exist if package carrying accessories are
added to the product.
• Maximum weight that can be carried in the
under seat basket is 10 lbs. and the parent/
child tray is 3 lbs. each.
During use be sure to:
• Take proper steps (clothing, ventilation,
hydration) to protect the child from exposure
hazards such as wind chill and heat
exhaustion. These hazards will have a
greater impact on the less active passenger.
WARNING Parcels or accessories placed
on the Jogging Stroller may cause the
Jogging Stroller to become unstable. Do
not place items on the stroller. Hazardous
conditions may exist if package carrying
accessories are added to the product.
• Do not use the Jogging Stroller with inline or
roller skates.
• Always maintain a safe speed. Avoid quick,
sharp changes in direction, as tip-over may
occur. The Jogging Stroller is not intended
for use at high speeds.
• Allow extra clearance for the Jogging
Stroller when near curbs, parked cars,
and other obstacles. The Jogging Stroller
requires a wide turning radius. Do not turn
sharply.
• Use caution when turning on loose or
uneven surfaces and when going downhill.
Avoid braking suddenly.
• Always engage the parking brakes when
stopping, releasing the handle or loading /
unloading children.
• Keep the safety wrist strap on until you
are sure the Jogging Stroller is completely
stopped.
• Do not travel over curbs, bumps or holes.
• Do not pull or push the Jogging Stroller with
a vehicle.
• Do not use the Jogging Stroller in hazardous
weather or at night.
WARNING Do not add a seat pad (mattress)
thicker than 2.5” (63.5mm).
• Accessories not approved by the
manufacturer shall not be used.
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Storage
• Use caution to avoid pinch points when
folding or unfolding the Jogging Stroller.
• Do not use cleaning solvents; clean only
with mild soap and water.
Additional Warnings for
Customers in the European Union
WARNING Use the harness as soon as
your child can sit unaided.
WARNING The seat unit is not suitable for
children under 6 months old.
WARNING This product is not suitable for
running or skating.
WARNING Check the stroller (pram) body or
seat unit attachment devices are correctly
engaged before use.
WARNING Always use the crotch strap in
combination with the waist belt.
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Parts and Features
Front view
Frame, includes:
• Canopy
• Seat with 5-point safety harness
• Under seat basket
• MP3 speaker with cord
Fender
(with screws)
Quick Release
Front Wheel
Front Brake Lever
Back view
Parent Tray
Frame Folding
Release Triggers
Shoulder Strap Height
Adjustment Anchors
MP3 Speaker
with Cord
Seat Adjustment
Strap and Buckle
Shocks
Rear Wheels (2)
Parking Brake Levers
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Assembly
Unfold the Jogging Stroller
Attach the Rear Wheels
WARNING!
There are pinch points between the sidewalls
and the frame of the Jogging Stroller that may
cause injury. Fold or unfold the Jogging Stroller
slowly using caution. Keep children clear when
folding and unfolding the stroller.
Ensure that all locking devices are engaged before
use.
1.
WARNING!
Rear wheels that are not securely locked in place
may fall off the Jogging Stroller and cause serious injury or death. Always check the wheels are
securely locked in place before use.
1.
Place the rear wheel axle into the rear wheel
bracket hole.
Check the folding lock. If engaged, release.
Folding
lock
Wheel axle
the wheel into the bracket until you hear
2. Push
the axle click into place.
2.
Holding the frame handle, unfold the frame
until the upper half locks into the lower half.
Note: Watch and ensure the fabric does
not get caught or pinched in between the
frame sections.
Click
the frame halves are locked together by
3. Test
pressing down on the handle and pulling up.
If the halves stay together they are locked.
firmly on the wheel to ensure the locking
3. Pull
mechanism is engaged. Repeat these steps
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on the opposite side.
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Attach the Front Wheel
Calibrate the Front Brake
WARNING!
WARNING!
If the front wheel is not securely locked in place it
may fall off the Jogging Stroller and cause serious
injury or death. Always check the front wheel is
securely locked in place before use.
Cone nut
Incorrect brake calibration or not having the brake
engaged may cause the stroller to fail to stop and
result in serious injury or death. Always check the
brakes are functioning properly before use.
1.
Lower the brake quick release lever and close
the front brake.
Quick release
lever
Brake pads
Cable anchor nut
Center nut
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Quick
release
lever
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Barrel
adjuster
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1.
Position the stroller so the handle rests on
the ground. The fork front will be facing up.
2.
Move the quick release lever into the
open position.
2.
Spin the wheel and make sure the brake pads
do not rub and are correctly aligned.
3.
If the alignment is not correct then loosen the
brake pad nut, spin the wheel and align the
brake pad. After correctly aligning the brake,
hold the brake pad in place and retighten the
brake pad nut.
4.
If the brake pads are rubbing the wheel, turn
the barrel adjuster a few turns.
5.
If the barrel adjuster has been turned all the
way and the pads still touch the wheel, the
cable will have to be adjusted.
6.
Loosen the cable anchor nut. Using pliers,
pull the loose cable until taught and so the
pads are at the correct distance. Retighten
the cable anchor nut.
wheel into the forks, ensure the axle is
3. Set
properly seated, and hand tighten the cone
nut.
4.
Close the quick release lever to the fully
closed locked position. When closing the
lever it should leave an imprint on your hand.
The lever should have firm but not excessive
pressure.
5.
Pull on the wheel to ensure it is locked in
place. If necessary loosen the quick release
lever and retighten the cone nut. Re-check
the wheel.
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Attach the Front Fender
1.
Place the front fender on the frame and over
the front wheel.
2.
Align the mounting holes with the holes in
the frame.
Attach the Parent Tray
WARNING!
Unstable items (such as: hot fluids, tall bottles,
metal containers) placed in the Parent Tray may
tip over and seriously injure the passenger. Always
remove items that may tip over before
using the stroller.
1.
Align the slots in the Parent Tray with the
large pegs on the handle.
2. Lower and snap in place.
Parent Tray
Insert screws (four places)
3.
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Insert the screws through the holes in the
frame and tighten the front fender to the
frame. Ensure the front wheel does not rub
against the front fender.
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Safety Features
Using the 5-point Safety Harness
WARNING!
Avoid serious injury from falling or sliding out.
Always properly secure the passenger with the
5-Point Safety Harness.
It may be dangerous to leave your child unattended. Never leave your child unattended in or near
the Jogging Stroller.
1.
the child in the center of the
2. Seat
passenger compartment.
Unbuckle the shoulder straps
from the center lap buckle.
Note: When not in use, keep
the shoulder straps buckled to
the lap buckle at all times.
the shoul3. Place
der straps over
the child’s shoulders with the waist
belt under the
child’s arms.
Place the lap belt
4. buckle
between the
child’s legs.
If you need to adjust the height of
the shoulder straps, you should
do so now. See Adjusting the
Shoulder Strap Height on the
next page.
the shoulder straps into the lap belt
5. Clip
buckle, and adjust the shoulder straps.
Important! Adjust the shoulder straps
and lap buckle so they meet at the
child’s stomach.
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Adjusting the Shoulder
Strap Height
There are three slots on the back of the seat.
These slots are used to adjust the proper height of
the shoulder straps to your child’s height. To adjust
the shoulder strap height:
1.
Starting from the back
of the seat, pull the
shoulder strap anchor
away form the seat.
Using the Safety Wrist Strap
WARNING!
Using the Jogging Stroller without the safety wrist
strap may result in the user becoming separated
from the stroller and serious injury or death to the
passenger. Always use the safety wrist strap when
using the Jogging Stroller. Always engage the rear
parking brakes before removing the strap.
1.
2.
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Insert the anchor
through the slit in the
seat, pushing it towards
the front.
3.
Re-insert the anchor
through the slit in the
front of the seat at the
desired height.
4.
Pull the strap and
anchor all the way
through to the back.
Make sure the strap is
properly anchored on
the seat back. Repeat
these steps for the
opposite strap.
Position the strap on the inside of the
rear axle.
the two ends forward and slide the end
2. Bring
with the large loop through the small loop.
the large loop and pull the strap tight to
3. Hold
the rear axle.
your hand through the large loop so the
4. Place
strap is comfortable and secure.
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Stroller Features
Using the Front Brake
1.
Reclining the Seat
Squeeze the lever on the handle to brake.
WARNING!
Improper adjustment of the 5-point Safety
Harness when the seat is in the reclined carriage
position may result in the child slipping into the leg
openings and strangulation. Always re-adjust the
5-point Safety Harness to the new position.
2.
Release the lever to disengage the brake.
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1.
Using the Parking Brake
Important! The stroller must be completely
stopped before engaging the rear brake.
1.
2.
Pull the strap down
2. until
the seat is in the
desired position.
Step on the red levers next to the rear wheels
until the cogs in the brake and wheel
engage. Do this with both wheels.
To release the brakes, lift the levers up
with the toe of your foot until the cogs
are disengaged.
Unlatch the buckle on
the back of the seat.
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Lock the strap in place
3. by
re-latching the back
buckle.
Plugging in an MP3 Player
1.
To connect an MP3 player (not included) to the
speaker located on the inside of the canopy, first
remove the speaker cord connector from the
mesh speaker pouch. Connect the cord to the
headphones jack of an MP3 player.
Note: The connector on the stroller is a standard male
mini-plug. Female connector for the MP3 player not provided.
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Red lever
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MP3 cord
Important! Keep cord out of reach of children
when not in use.
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Disassembly and Storage
Storing the Jogging Stroller
WARNING!
There are pinch points between the sidewalls and
the frame of the Jogging Stroller that may cause
injury. Always fold or unfold the Jogging Stroller
slowly and with caution. Keep children clear when
folding or unfolding the stroller.
Children left in a folded stroller may incur serious
injury or death. Always remove children from the
passenger compartment before folding and storing
the Jogging Stroller.
1. Position the seat completely forward.
the folding release button on the right
2. Press
side of the frame.
Release triggers
2
Release button
3
the red folding release triggers (on both
3. Pull
sides of the handle) towards you
down on the middle of the handle. The
4. Push
stroller will begin to fold.
5. Close the folding lock.
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For compact storage remove the wheels:
To remove the front wheel:
1. Move the quick release lever into the
open position.
2. Loosen the cone nut.
3. Remove the wheel.
To remove the rear wheels:
1. Locate the release lever on the wheel bracket.
2. Pull the release lever straight up and hold.
3. Remove the wheel.
4. Release the lever.
6. Store in a dry place.
Important! If the storage area is hot, release some
air from the tires. This will help prevent
excessive expansion or popping.
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Maintenance
Always check the following before and during use:
•
Ensure there is no damage, missing parts and
that all parts are in good working condition.
•
Check that all fasteners are tight.
•
Check the tire pressure (psi) is correct (see
rating on side of tire).
•
Check the front wheel and brake are aligned
(see Assembly: Calibrate the Front Brake for
calibration steps).
•
Check the front wheel quick release is properly
seated and closed sufficiently tight.
•
If you are unsure of the products condition or
safety call customer service before use.
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Manufactured for Pacific Cycle, Inc (A Division of Dorel Industries)
Pacific Cycle, Inc., 4902 Hammersly Rd., Madison, WI 53711
@2009 Pacific Cycle, Inc. · Made in China · Printed 2009
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