Bicycle Operation - Shifting, Pedal Assist, etc.

How to operate your EVELO Electric bicycle

How to properly store your EVELO Electric Bicycle
The most important thing you can do is to properly care for the battery. The steps below are simple, and can prevent a significant expense later on. R...
Thu, 9 Jul, 2020 at 6:58 PM
PAS Explanation for Delta / Delta X (Summer 2018)
PAS 0 provides no pedal assistance but 100% of the throttle is available. PAS 1-3 have lower levels of assistance.  1 and 2  offer  a "choose how h...
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018 at 10:34 AM
My automatic shifting system doesn’t work. Why?
First - try your shifter in the ORANGE mode on the handlebar. You can switch between BLUE and ORANGE using the silver button. When you’re in ORANGE, rotate ...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 5:42 PM
I can’t shift under power.
The Harmony automatic shifter may not be as strong as a standard mechanical shifter, so you may want to alter your riding style if you find you are getting ...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 5:44 PM
Should I just leave the Harmony in high gear?
If you prefer to stay in the BLUE mode (automatic) - we recommend keeping it set at around ½ way full of blue, and pedal a bit easier at the beginning of a ...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 5:45 PM
It feels hard to shift. What do I do?
The NuVinci hub can go through an initial break-in period during which the shifter may feel a bit stiff. If you want to make it easier to shift, you can mom...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 5:46 PM
My bike feels hard to pedal or feels slow.
An Electric Bike should be easier to pedal than a regular bike! If your bike is hard to pedal, you want to make sure it is powered on, and in the correct PA...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 6:06 PM
The bike doesn’t go as far as I expected. Why?
Range can depend on a variety of factors, but the range specified on the website should be achievable by your average rider. If you need more range, mak...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 6:08 PM
When I ride up a hill, the battery range seems to drop quickly.
The gauge on your display that shows the battery level can vary in the short term based on how much current is being drawn by the system. What you are e...
Wed, 17 Jun, 2020 at 4:07 PM