Bugaboo Cameleon - 2 problems (Canvas Hood/Canopy and Shaky/Loose Handlebar
hope this makes sense....
the handlebars on all bugaboo cameleons are 'loose'... it is a safety feature, designed that if one or more wheels are off the ground the stroller will not fold.
You will notice when you take the seat frame off the chassis to fold it, it will only allow you to do so if you release the locks somewhere in between the tow positions of 'give' (if that makes sense)
it is basically so that IF someone does not have the seatframe on properly, thus not locking it into the starlock, and they accidentaly press the lock/unlock switch when goin off a kerb etc, that the chassis will not fold. its not a fault, just a design feature.
As regards the hood, this is difficult to explain online, but basically it sounds like the two clamps that attach your hood to the seat frame have the 'teeth' in different positions than each other.
they have to be symetrically aligned. ie if the plastic skeleton part that goes through the hood is further back on one side than the other, the hood looks 'floppy'
i appreciate this probably makes no sense, like i said its hard to explain online. if you cant sort it yourself check the bugaboo website for your local stockist, and go in. they will be more than happy to fix the hood for you.
This is really why companies like bugaboo like customers to buy strollers from retail stores, instead of having a box delivered and assembling yourself, as they can take you through it all, assemble it, and give you a decent demo of how it works.
Jan 04, 2008 |