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  • Page 1 PATHRIDER 140 XL...
  • Page 2 S A F E T Y G U I D E L I N E S WARNING! An authorised Pride Provider or qualified technician must perform the initial setup of this scooter and must perform all of the procedures in this manual.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    C O N T E N T S INTRODUCTION ........................4 SAFETY ............................5 III. YOUR SCOOTER ........................20 IV. BATTERIES AND CHARGING ..................25 OPERATION ..........................31 VI. COMFORT ADJUSTMENTS ....................33 VII. BASIC TROUBLESHOOTING ...................36 VIII.CARE AND MAINTENANCE ....................38 IX. WARRANTY ..........................41 APPENDIX I - SPECIFICATIONS ....................42 Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 4: Introduction

    Pride to enhance or preserve the safe use of this product.
  • Page 5 Corrosive chemicals contained in battery. EMI-RFI - This product has been tested and passed at an immunity level of 20 V/m. Explosive conditions exist! Read and follow the information in the owner’s manual. Maximum seating weight. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 6 Avoid exposure to rain, snow, ice, salt, or standing water whenever possible. Maintain and store in a clean and dry condition. Removal of grounding prong can create electrical hazard. If necessary, properly install an approved 3-pronged adapter to an electrical outlet having 2-pronged plug access. Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 7 Do not use batteries with different amp-hour (Ah) capacities. Do not mix old and new batteries. Always replace both batteries at the same time. Do not place the scooter in freewheel mode when on an incline or decline. Battery charger for indoor use only. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 8 I I . S A F E T Y Disposal and recycling - Contact your authorised Pride Provider for information on proper disposal and recycling of your Pride product and its packaging. Contains Lead. Battery Set Configureation: + = Positive (Red) Terminal Post...
  • Page 9 PRE-RIDE SAFETY CHECK Get to know the feel of your scooter and its capabilities. Pride recommends that you perform a safety check before each use to make sure your scooter operates smoothly and safely.
  • Page 10 MANDATORY! Stay within the specified weight capacity for your scooter. Exceeding the weight capacity voids your warranty. Pride will not be held responsible for injuries and/ or property damage resulting from failure to observe weight limitations.
  • Page 11 WARNING! Never carry an oxygen tank weighing more than 6.8 kg (15 lbs.). Never fill the front or rear basket with contents exceeding 6.8 kg (15 lbs.). 181 KG (400 LBS.) 17.6% (10°) Figure 1. Maximum Recommended Incline Angle Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 12 Disc Park Brake: Activates mechanically after regenerative braking slows the vehicle to near stop, or when power is removed from the system for any reason. Handbrake: This lever provides you with emergency stopping power. See III. “Your Scooter.” Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 13 Your scooter is designed to provide optimum stability under normal driving conditions—dry, level sur- faces composed of concrete, blacktop, or asphalt. However, Pride recognises that there will be times when you will encounter other surface types. For this reason, your scooter is designed to perform admirably on packed soil, grass, and gravel.
  • Page 14 WARNING! Be sure your scooter is traveling perpendicular to any kerb you may be required to ascend or descend. See figures 3 and 3A. WARNING! Even though your scooter may be capable of handling greater obstacles, Pride recommends that you do not attempt to negotiate a kerb that has a height greater than 5 cm (2 in.).
  • Page 15: Your Scooter

    NOTE: If your scooter’s turning radius is greater than 152.4 cm (60 in.) it may be difficult to maneuvre in lifts and building entrances. Use caution when attempting to turn or maneuvre your scooter in small spaces, and avoid areas that might pose a problem. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 16 If you will be transporting your scooter during travel, you may find it necessary to use a vehicle-mounted lift system or elevation product to aid in transportation. Pride recommends that you closely review the warnings, instructions, specifications, and safety information set forth by the manufacturer of the lift/ elevation product before using that product.
  • Page 17 MOTOR VEHICLE TRANSPORT Pride recommends that you do not remain seated in your scooter while traveling in a motor vehicle. The scooter should be stowed in the boot of a car or in the back of a truck or van with the batteries removed and properly secured.
  • Page 18 I I . S A F E T Y POSITIONING BELTS Your authorised Pride Provider, therapist(s), and other healthcare professionals are responsible for deter- mining your requirement for a positioning belt in order to operate your scooter safely. WARNING! If you require a positioning belt to safely operate your scooter, make sure it is fastened securely.
  • Page 19 WARNING! The addition of accessories or components to the electrically-powered mobil- ity vehicle can increase the susceptibility of the vehicle to EMI. Do not modify your scooter in any way not authorised by Pride. WARNING! The electrically-powered mobility vehicle itself can disturb the performance of other electrical devices located nearby, such as alarm systems.
  • Page 20 Battery Condition Meter When the key is fully inserted and turned clockwise to power up your scooter, this meter indicates the approximate battery voltage strength. For further information on battery charging, see IV. “Batteries and Charging.” Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 21 Release the throttle control lever and allow your scooter to come to a complete stop before engaging the other side of the lever. When the throttle control lever is completely released, it automatically returns to the centre “stop” position and engages your scooter’s brakes. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 22 See figure 7. KEY SWITCH (5A) NOTE: Keep all electrical areas clean and free of LOWER HEADLIGHT (1A) moisture and foreign material. REAR TAIL LIGHTS (1A) LEFT TURN INDICATOR (1A) RIGHT TURN INDICATOR Figure 7. Tiller Console Fuses Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 23 NOTE: If the scooter is placed in freewheel mode (manual freewheel lever forward) while the key is in the “on” position, the scooter will not run until the manual freewheel lever is pushed backward and the key is turned to the “off” position, then back to the “on” position. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 24 REAR SECUREMENT POINT FRONT SECUREMENT POINTS Figure 9A. Rear Section Figure 9. Front Section Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 25: Batteries And Charging

    PROHIBITED! Do not allow unsupervised children to play near the scooter while the bat- teries are charging. Pride recommends that you do not charge the batteries while the scooter is occupied.
  • Page 26 For the safest and most efficient charging of your scooter’s batteries we recommend only use of the charger supplied as original equipment with your Pride product. Any charging method resulting in batteries being charged individually is especially prohibited.
  • Page 27 Do not use wet-cell batteries, which have removable caps. WARNING! Corrosive chemicals are contained in batteries. Use only AGM or Gel- Cell batteries to reduce the risk of leakage or explosive conditions. NOTE: Sealed batteries are not serviceable. Do not remove the caps. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 28 WARNING! Do not mix old and new batteries. Always replace both batteries at the same time. WARNING! Contact your authorised Pride Provider if you have any questions regarding the batteries in your scooter. WARNING! Do not replace the batteries while the scooter is occupied.
  • Page 29 NOTE: If you encounter a damaged or cracked battery, immediately enclose it in a plastic bag. Contact your local waste disposal agency or your authorised Pride Provider for instructions on disposal and battery recycling, which is our recommended course of action.
  • Page 30 What about public transport? If you intend to use public transportation with your scooter, you must contact the transportation provider in advance to determine their specific requirements. Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 31: Operation

    The electromechanical disc park brake automatically disengages and the scooter accelerates smoothly to the speed you preselected with the speed adjustment dial. Pull on the left handgrip to steer your scooter to the left. Pull on the right handgrip to steer your scooter to the right. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 32 Although the controller is shut down, power will still be supplied to the scooter’s lighting system. If the power down timer feature takes effect, perform the following steps to resume normal operation: 1. Remove the key from the key switch. 2. Reinsert the key and power up your scooter. Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 33: Comfort Adjustments

    SEATBACK ADJUSTMENT 2. Release the seatback adjustment lever once the LEVER seat is in a comfortable riding position. Figure 16. Seatback Adjustment Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 34 5. Insert the seat height adjustment bolt through the locating holes of both the upper and lower seat posts. 6. Reinstall the nut onto the seat height adjustment bolt and tighten. 7. Reinstall the rear shroud and the seat. Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 35 MANDATORY! Inspect the posi- tioning belt for loose or damaged parts before each use of the scooter. If you discover a prob- lem, contact your authorised Pride Provider for maintenance and repair. Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 36: Basic Troubleshooting

    Return the throttle control lever to position at start up. centre position, turn scooter off then back on. Speed pot error. Call your authorised Pride Provider for assistance. Motor volts error. Call your authorised Pride Provider for assistance. Other internal errors.
  • Page 37 If the main circuit breaker trips repeatedly, see your authorised Pride Provider for service. Charge the batteries more frequently. See IV. “Batteries and Charging.” If the problem continues, have both of your scooter’s batteries load tested by your authorised Pride Provider.
  • Page 38 Your scooter requires a minimal amount of care and maintenance. If you do not feel confident in your ability to perform the maintenance listed below, you may schedule inspection and maintenance at your authorised Pride Provider. The following areas require periodic inspection and/or care and maintenance. TYRE PRESSURE If equipped with pneumatic tyres, always maintain the psi/bar/kPa air pressure rating indicated on each tyre.
  • Page 39 Regularly check all wiring connections. Regularly check all wiring insulation, including the charger power lead, for wear or damage. Have your authorised Pride Provider repair or replace any damaged connector, connection, or insula- tion that you find before using your scooter again.
  • Page 40 Your scooter must be disposed of according to applicable local and national statutory regulations. Contact your local waste disposal agency or authorised Pride Provider for information on proper disposal of packaging, metal frame components, plastic components, electronics, batteries, neoprene, silicone, and polyurethane materials.
  • Page 41: Warranty

    (tyres,belts, bulbs, upholstery, plastic shrouds, motor brushes, fuses, and batteries), or damage to the prod- uct caused by misuse or accident for which Pride or its agent cannot be held responsible. This warranty does not include labour or service calls.
  • Page 42: Appendix I - Specifications

    Test conducted at maximum weight capacity. Inludes standard seat. Battery weight may vary based on manufacturer. NOTE: This product conforms to all applicable ANSI/RESNA testing requirements and ISO 7176 series EN12184 standards. All specifications subject to change without notice. Pathrider 140 XL...
  • Page 43 (18.5 in.) 53.34 - 57.15 cm (21 - 22.5 in.) 13,33 cm (5.25 in.) 142.8 cm (56.25 in.) Turning Radius Turning Radius 208.3 cm 210.8 cm (82 in.) (83 in.) 69.2 cm (27.25 in.) Figure 22. Dimensions Pathrider 140 XL
  • Page 44 N O T E S Pathrider 140 XL...
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  • Page 47 Mobility Products Australia Pty. Ltd. *INFMANU3939*...

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  • Barry Norton Mar 19, 2018 09:50:
    Hi I have a Pride 140 pathfinder t has a problem stopping , is there any adjustment that can be accessed to rectify the problrm
    Re​gards Barry