October 29, 2019
Did you recently purchase a new electric bike and want to learn how to use the Bosch Purion controller to the full capacity? This video is for you. Not into video? Scroll down for step by step instructions!In this video we will cover:1. How to turn on the bike2. What all the symbols mean3. How to change modes of assistance4. How to scroll through trip distance, odometer, range of battery5. What the battery range means6. How to reset the trip distance7. How to turn on the lights8. How to use walk-assist if it is turned on (some manufacturers don't enable this)
Understanding the layout of your buttons is important as you can use these in combinations to make your bike do clever things!
The Bosch Purion Power Button is at the very top of the controller, hidden out of view if you are on the bike.
To get more assistance, press the PLUS button
To get less assistance or NO assistance, press the minus button
Some bikes have a walking aid turned on, to do this you press the walk button and then the "+" button while HOLDING walk.
Find all Bosch manuals online here: https://www.bosch-ebike.com/us/service/downloads/
What Bosch electric bike motor do you have and what is your favorite thing about it? Extra credit: What other Bosch e-bike tips would you like to see?
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I talk about pedals a lot at the bike shop and while building up a customer's new cargo bike I was reminded about how much a good pedal can change the ride of a bike completely. Here are my musings for pedals on electric and cargo bikes but can probably be applied to any everyday style bike.
January 07, 2020
Welcome to "Bike Tip Tuesdays"! A lot of the articles I publish are bike tips but this series is to force my hand in creating one piece of content for every single Tuesday.
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