CONVERSION KIT; Conditions of Use
By purchasing a motor kit you agree to this Liability Agreement. I understand that if I don’t have the expertise to install the kit properly, I will obtain professional assistance. I understand that regular maintenance, particularly tightening the motor axle nuts, is required to keep the converted electric bike in a safe condition. I understand that if the axle nuts become loose and the axle spins, the motor can come out of the fork, resulting in serious injury. By ordering this kit from San Diego Electric Bike, you indicate that you have read and understood this agreement. I agree to indemnify and hold harmlessSan Diego Electric Bike Co., it’s owners, officers, and employees from any and all claims, causes of action suits,damages, injuries and losses to any person arising out of or connected in any way to the use of these motor kits.I realize that riding an electric bike is an activity that may expose me to the risk of personal injury and I accept all risk.
This document is a legal binding contract which supersedes any other agreements or representations by or between the parties and is intended to provide a comprehensive release of liability, but is not intended to assert any claims or defense which are prohibited by law. I understand and agree that this agreement will be interpreted pursuant to all laws. If any portion of this agreement is deemed unenforceable, the remainder shall be given full force and effect.
I understand that this is a legally binding agreement. I understand that all adult riders should and children are required by law to wear a bicycle helmet whenever riding a bicycle particularly when it is power assisted as in this case. I understand that aluminum forks are not to be used with any electric hub motor. I understand that the converted electric bicycle is subject to all laws of the road and that many states and localities have additional laws, which may specifically apply to this converted electric bicycle. I understand that the converted electric bicycle must be equipped with reflectors and that while reflectors may increase the visibility of the electric bicycle, they cannot guarantee the safety and visibility of the rider. Accordingly, I acknowledge that it is my responsibility
to equip the converted electric bicycle with legally required lights if it is to be ridden at night.
I understand that the electric bicycle conversion kit must be installed by a qualified professional that can guarantee the unit is installed properly adhering to all quick release mechanisms, wheel retention devices, wiring, battery pack holder, handlebars and brakes.
As a general rule bikes with aluminium frames are fine to convert to Electric in the REAR of the FRAME. IF they have STEEL front forks they Motors can be installed there. Although rare, the extra battery weight and extra forces due to the motor there may be risk of some failure in the frame or forks.
I understand that the warranty to any of the electric bicycle conversion kits from the seller or distributor is six months days on all Electrical components. SLA batteries are not covered by warranty. Special ordered LiFePo4 batteries are covered by the supplier (12 – 24 months).