Published February 1, 2012 at 640 × 480 in Stowaway Bikes x 2 Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailPinterestLike this:Like Loading... ‹ Return to post 2 replies » Hi I have just purchased the Stowaway city and did not receive any instructions at all. I have put it together and it looks OK but do not want to ride it until I know it is assembled correctly. Also am unsure how to fold it to put it in the car. Any suggestions Jeanette Reply Hi Jeanette. The main thing is to ensure all the nuts and bolts are done up tight and the brakes are adjusted and working correctly. Every nut should be tightened, even the ones that were pre-assembled, just in case the quality control in the chinese factory wasn’t doing their job. You’ll also need to adjust the gears so that they change smoothly. If you don’t have much experience with bikes you might need someone to help adjust the brakes and gears. Or have a search on the net, there are some guides around. To fold the bike, undo the quick release lever on the hinge on the frame. There is a spring loaded safety latch on the hinge that stops the bike from folding even when the quick release is undone. You need to lift the latch at the same time as folding the bike. When the bike is folded you can also remove the handlebars by undoing the allen key in the stem of the handlebars and pulling the handlebars out. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.