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Vibration of the front wheel

Though I know the producer claims the pushchair is unsuitable for jogging, it happens with my new Freestyle 3 XL often that once you start to walk quickly (and of course when you start running), the front wheel starts to vibrate uncontrollably and the whole wheelchair likewise. Does anybody have an idea why? (Otherwise it is a very fine pushchair and this described problem can be "solved" by locking the wheel into a fixed position).
Thanks R. Prahl

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My wife also complained about this, but then we found out, that front wheel has la lock mechanism. so if you intend to go quick or run with it (I do it here and there), you should lock front wheel in straight position. Then there are no vibrations of wheel. But careful! You also can not make quick turns, so dont forget to unluck it after going slow again.
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Posted on Sep 10, 2009

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I have the same problem with my freestyle. Has anyone come up with a better solution?

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I have the same problem and the only solution I have found is to lift the front wheel slightly and then let it down again...

Posted on Apr 14, 2008

  • paul24235 Mar 29, 2011

    Look at changing the bearings to anti-flutter. The sane isue happens with from wheels on wheelchairs and this is the solution.

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