My children are using it again because it is reliable. Use the handlebars to steer. Ross Glyn began writing for film and television in 1986. This immersive play experience makes learning fun and active. Click below to consent to the use of this technology across the web. Pedal to the next activity.
Posted on Dec 03, 2009 banditm is correct. It seems the less these units are used, the more the contacts on the game cartridge oxidize. Sign up to get news and offers from Mattel's family of brands. Check list of compatible devices below. I sprayed it in the Smart Cycle plug in and was impressed.
You missed the word demo, why repost? Review our for full details. If you can remove it, you have not assembled it Hint: If the screws cannot be tightened, you properly. Wiggling the cartridge around would help. I sprayed it in the Smart Cycle plug in and was impressed. Those dickheads better throw in an extra game. I have tryed 8 brand new batteries, rechecked all connections and anything else the trouble shooter has suggested and nothinbg has worked. We used it Christmas day and then the next time we went to turn it back on, it wouldn't come on.
Pushed plug tighter and works fine now. Bring on the rain, bring on the snow and ice, bring on night-time! Our not-so-smart cycle started going waco with distorted images on the screen, no sound, etc. After reading your comment, I checked the peddles. The on-screen instructions will prompt the user to select the type of game he wants to play, and then explain the process of game play. The system locks up seconds after she begins peddling.
Pushed plug tighter and works fine now. I did this, and they told me that I have to mail them the large grey base of the cycle, and that I have to pay for that postage myself, and within a certain broad time span, they will send me a whole new cycle. That's exactly what I love. Would really like to get it working, because my son would really enjoy playing with it. Don't be afraid to really squirk the windex on directly. This toy is all my kid has been asking about for months! Do not take this product apart. Download additional Smart Cycle apps, featuring characters from some of your child's favorite Nickelodeon shows, for even more high-speed learning fun focusing on different subjects.
My kids will be thirlled when they get home frmo school today. It makes sense to them that I should have to pay more for their defective product. After replacing the batteries, still had the same problem. © 2009 Viacom International Inc. Two things I will never forget from today: The look on my kids face when she saw it, and the look on her face when it didn't work. Still looked plugged in but I guess was just loose enough to malfunction.
By inserting a cartridge into the bike, the system allows kids to pedal as characters guide them through various games and races -- and gives them the exercise they need. After going through all of them, I had 3 that hadn't been fixed. I did this, and they told me that I have to mail them the large grey base of the cycle, and that I have to pay for that postage myself, and within a certain broad time span, they will send me a whole new cycle. We are having the same problems. Tried a game, didn't worked, cleaned with windex, works now no problem. Travel Journal Button Exit Button Press to see the Press to exit pictures you took the activities.
I polished and dried them again. Simply bear to button to make your selection. Go over each side of the cartridge contacts for 30 seconds or so, then blow out the crumbs. Likewise, the power switch requires jiggling quite often to get the unit to power up and stay powered up. My son rides it for about three minutes and then it just shuts off. Would really like to get it working, because my son would really enjoy playing with it.
The system works for a while and then when you want to switch to a new cartridge, it won't go back on with out a great deal of turning on and off and pushing the games in a certain way. At first we thought the batteries ran out too bad for us because we threw out a couple dozen batteries before we caught on. I actually got it to work for about a minute and it would not turn back on after that. We care about your privacy and want you to be informed about our practices. Finally I had similar problems. Pedal to the next activity! I was thinking it was a poor connector so I took mine apart and resoldered each pin on the cartridge connector. Found that the plug in on the front of the cycle was loose.