A Comprehensive Guide: Adjusting Your Liberty Trike's Handlebar
July 18, 2023
Are you ready to take your Liberty Trike riding experience to the next level? One key aspect that can significantly enhance your comfort and control is adjusting the handlebars to suit your preferences. This comprehensive guide will walk you through changing the height and positioning of your Liberty Trike's handlebars. With a few simple steps and the right tools, you'll be well on your way to achieving the perfect riding position. The tools needed for this adjustment are a 6mm Allen key and an adjustable wrench.
First and foremost, let's focus on adjusting the height of your handlebars. To begin, make sure you have your 6mm Allen key and adjustable wrench ready. Start by undoing the handlebar clamp (quick-release lever), allowing you to move the handlebars up and down freely. It is crucial to maintain at least two inches of the handlebar within the frame to ensure stability during your rides. We recommend extending the handlebars to about a hand's length for a balanced and comfortable riding position. Once you have found your desired position, securely tighten the locking clamp. If the clamp feels too loose, turn the adjustment knob clockwise to provide more resistance, resulting in a firmer grip.
Now, let's move on to adjusting the handlebars forward and back. This step requires the use of your 6mm Allen key and adjustable wrench. Begin by placing the 6mm Allen key in the top bolt and the wrench on the bottom. Turn the bolt counterclockwise to loosen it, allowing you to adjust the handlebars as needed. Aim for a comfortable arm's length when finding the perfect position, ensuring easy access to the brake and throttle controls.
Remember not to fully extend your arms but maintain a slight bend for a relaxed and ergonomic posture. Once you have achieved the desired positioning, use the 6mm Allen key and wrench to tighten the bolt back in place, turning it clockwise. Please double-check that the LCD is properly swiveled back into its original position.
By following these step-by-step adjustment procedures and utilizing the right tools, you can fine-tune your Liberty Trike's handlebars to suit your preferences. This customization will significantly enhance your overall riding experience, improving comfort, control, and maneuverability.
Take the time to experiment with different handlebar positions until you find the perfect balance between convenience and safety. It's important to remember that everyone's ideal handlebar position may vary, so don't hesitate to make adjustments according to your unique needs. With well-adjusted handlebars, you'll be ready to embark on countless adventures with your Liberty Trike, enjoying maximum comfort and control every step of the way.
Get ready to elevate your Liberty Trike rides to new heights. Adjust those handlebars and get ready to experience the freedom of the open road like never before!
Liberty Trike is a subsidiary brand of Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. Users must follow the instructions and warnings contained on this page, in supplied videosand manualwhere provided for safety. DO NOT attempt to operate your electric bicycle, tricycle, or conversions system from Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. until you have adequate knowledge of its control and operation. Damage caused by failing to follow instructions is not covered under warranty. Failure to read and understand instructions and warnings specific to this product could result in dangerous situations, accidents, damage to the electric tricycle, damage to property, injury to you and others, or death. If you have any questions about assembly or operation, contact Liberty Trike at1-866-894-4620or by email email@example.com.
It is impossible to anticipate every situation or condition that can occur while riding; Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. makes no representations about the safe use of electric tricycles under all conditions. There are risks associated with the use of any electric tricycle that cannot be predicted or avoided and are the sole responsibility of the rider. You and any user assume such risks.
Risk-Free Trial Period
In the spirit of our "No Risk" program, we invite you to try the Liberty Trike for 21 days. If you don't absolutely love it, give us a call or email to arrange a return. We'll then issue you a full refund, minus the cost of shipping. Please note that the shipping cost is $40 each way, totaling $80. This applies even if your original purchase was made during a free shipping promotional period.
We recommend retaining your Liberty Trike box and repackaging the trike with the utmost care for the return process. For detailed instructions on how to pack your Liberty Trike for shipping, please review this article outlining the process.
Please note that sales outside of the contiguous USA are final and are not subject to our return policy.
Refurbished Liberty Trike There is no 21 days trial program for an refurbished Liberty Trike. These refurbished trikes are very lightly used and/or have minor cosmetic blemishes.
Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. uses a combination of United Parcel Service (UPS), FedEx, and the United States Postal Service (USPS) for all of its shipments. Liberty Trikes ship via UPS Ground or FedEx Ground from our warehouse in Pennsylvania. All smaller parts ship via USPS Priority Mail unless otherwise requested.
Shipping Rate Zones
1.Contiguous USA –Liberty Trikes are shipped with a discounted flat rate of $40 (all products are shipped from Croydon, PA 19021).
2.Canada –The shipping cost will automatically be calculated by UPS during checkout along with an automatically applied discount equivalent to the flat-rate discount for domestic shipping. Please note that UPS will bill you for the brokerage fees and GST/PST taxes. These fees are outside of our control and subject to change. For more information on Canadian shipping, click here.
3.Outside of the Contiguous USA –International (except Canada) or any UPS ground address does not serve: Not available for checkout on our website. We can ship a Liberty Trike to a non-domestic address in some cases. Contact us at1-866-894-4620for more details.
Liability for Delivered Items: Please be advised that Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. is not responsible for items that have been confirmed as delivered by the shipping company but may have been stolen or misplaced after delivery. This includes scenarios where an item was left in a common area for delivery and subsequently went missing. Our responsibility ends once the item is confirmed delivered by the shipping company. We strongly advise customers to provide a safe and secure delivery location. Signature required shipping is available by request only.
The Liberty Trike is warranted to the original retail purchaser to be complete and free from defects in materials and workmanship for one year from the date of purchase. The warranty only covers the frame, fork, and electronic components: motor, battery, display (hereinafter: Electric Bike Tech products). The warranty only covers new Electric Bike Tech products that were purchased from Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. All other parts and components are excluded from this warranty. Electric Bike Tech products warranties are effective from the date of purchase by the end-user provided the product is purchased in new condition.
What Isn't Covered by the Liberty Trike Warranty
Spin Out - This is spinning out the axles inside your dropouts. The torque arm must be installed at all times. When fixing a flat, make sure your mechanic correctly re-installs the torque arm, or damage can occur.
Over Voltage - Connecting a larger battery, as in larger than the supplied 36-volt battery, can damage the controller and other system parts. Only purchase replacement batteries from Electric Bike Technologies, Inc.
Improper Battery Maintenance - Is damage to the battery and or battery cells due to improper care and overcharging, undercharging, punctures, dropping the battery, or using a charger that has not been approved for use by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. Lithium-ion batteries require proper charging cycles to maintain the life and integrity of the cells. Failure to adhere to the proper care and upkeep directions laid out in the manual could potentially fail the battery and cause damage to the cells, which could result in bodily injury or death.
Damage - Caused by the weather, exposure to water, dropping, or any collision is not covered under warranty.
Altered Parts - Is the use of unauthorized service, parts, and/or components, or altering of any and all provided parts or components, including battery and/or electric systems.
Other Manufacturers - Parts from other manufacturers may carry a warranty with their respective manufacturer, and it will be the purchaser's responsibility to pursue such warranties.
International Sales (Excluding Canada) - The Liberty Trike warranty does not extend to international customers or domestic customers that have taken their Liberty Trike abroad. Regardless of defects in materials or workmanship, Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. will not cover the cost of replacement parts, shipping, or repairs outside of the 48 continental United States. All sales outside of the contiguous USA are final and not subject to our return policy.
What Isn't Covered by the Limited Liberty Trike Warranty Warranties are limited to the replacement of parts and/or products determined by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. at its sole discretion to be defective.
Warranties do not apply to normal wear and tear; any damage, failure and/or loss caused by accident, shipping, misuse, neglect, abuse, and/or failure to follow instructions or warnings as stated on the product or in the applicable owner’s manual or other printed materials provided with the product; damage, failure, and/or loss caused by the use of the product for stunt riding, ramp jumping, competition, off-road use, acrobatics, trick riding or other similar activities, or use in any other manner for which such products were not specifically designed.
Rentals, Commercial Use, and Non-Authorized or 3rd Party Sellers The Liberty Trike limited warranty does not cover or apply to any Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. product used for rental or commercial purposes unless the specific product is designated, labeled, or marketed by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. as acceptable for rental or commercial use. The Liberty Trike Limited Warranty does not cover or apply to any Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. product sold by a non-authorized reseller or retailer.
Those parts and/or products that are determined by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc., to be defective and to qualify for warranty replacement will be provided at no charge, only after a valid warranty claim is processed by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. customer service department.Warranty claims must be made by the original purchaser by contacting the Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. customer service call center for the Liberty Trike at1-866-894-4620 within the warranty period (stated above). Shipping and handling fees will paid by Electric Bike Technologies, Inc.
Electric Bike Technologies, Inc., at its Sole Discretion, has the Option of Replacing with a New Part or Factory Re-Certified Part.The limited warranty stated herein is in lieu of and expressly excludes all other warranties not expressly set forth herein, whether expressed or implied by law or otherwise, including, but not limited to, any warranties for merchantability and/or fitness for any particular purpose. Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. shall in no event be liable or responsible for incidental or consequential losses, damages, or expenses in connection with their products. The liability of Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. hereunder is expressly limited to the replacement of goods complying with this warranty or at the sole discretion of Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. to the repayment of an amount equivalent to the purchase price of the product in question.
Risk-Free Trial Period As part of our"No Risk" program, try the Liberty Trike for 21 days, and if you're not in love with Liberty Trike, give us a call or email to arrange to return. Please note that the shipping cost is $40 each way, totaling $80. This applies even if your original purchase was made during a free shipping promotional period.
We recommend retaining your Liberty Trike box and repackaging the trike with the utmost care for the return process. For detailed instructions on how to pack your Liberty Trike for shipping, please review this article outlining the process. All sales outside of the contiguous USA are final and not subject to our return policy.
Returning After the 21 Day Trial Period Buyers may return any undamaged and unused products within thirty days of delivery for a full refund minus a 20% restocking fee. Shipping charges are non-refundable. Return shipping and insurance are the responsibility of the buyer. Please save your Liberty Trike box and take extreme care in repackaging the trike.
Items must be received at Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. in Croydon, PA, no later than thirty days after our original shipping date. If the Liberty Trike is returned in poor condition (to be determined solely by EBT) or refusal of delivery; in that case, Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. reserves the right to deduct for any wear or damages, including excessive mileage or extra shipping costs due to refusal. Please save your box and take extreme care in repackaging the Liberty Trike.
Repairs and Replacements
All returns for repair or replacement should be preceded by contacting Electric Bike Technologies, Inc. at 1-866-894-4620for approval. Upon approval, we will open a service ticket to track and communicate the progress of the claim or service. Please note all shipping charges related to returns or repairs covered under warranty are the buyer's responsibility.
Cancellations Any order that has been processed will have a 3% processing fee. Any order that has been shipped cannot be canceled. All cancellations and modifications to the original order must be made in writing or by email. Send your email to support@LibertyTrike.com.
Refunds Refunds are issued within two days of receipt of the returned merchandise. Please allow 3-6 business days for the credit to appear on your credit card. Any type of refunds, including but not limited to cancellations, refused items, etc., will be made back to the credit card or however the consumer paid.