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Bugaboo Gecko Collasped Chassis won't open.

Hey I just bought a Bugaboo Gecko preowned and I can't get the chassis to open. What button do I push, levers? etc. Need help. Thanks. And please don't say go to Bugaboo website. I just need a quick answer. Thanks

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To open the Gecko, follow the steps below:

Stand behind the folded stroller, ensuring the handle is on the top of the stroller.
Bend down and place your hands on the handle bar, DONT lift the pram, make sure it stays on the floor.
Push the white button on the inside of the left hand side of the handle bar.
Pull both triggers (located inside of the handle bar) toward you and lift the handle up.
Stand up-right, and place your foot onto the bottom of the two axles which you can see in front of you (make sure that you have your foot on the axle which connects the two small swivel wheels).
Whilst you are standing, with your hands on the handle bar and your foot on the axle, push the axle outwards with your foot away from you and slightly upwards. This should open the chassis up-right. Please note that the chassis will appear to be unstable and move, this will stop the minute that you click on your carseat/carrycot or seat unit.

I hope this helps.

Posted on Sep 20, 2009


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