How do I install a trailer?

In this video on YouTube we show you how to install the Ampler trailer adapter: 

Step-by-Step instructions:

  1. Remove the nut from the left side of the rear drop-out. Do not remove the black washer from the rear dropout - keep it on the axle.
  2. Attach the adapter to the axle. Use a 19 mm wrench and make sure that the adapter is properly secured.
  3. Remove the topmost bolt on the adapter with a 13 mm wrench, leave the two silver washers on top of the adapter.
  4. Finally, use the bolt to fasten the trailer hitch onto the adapter.

trailer illustration By the way: If you want to use a bike trailer on your Ampler e-bike, it needs its own rear light to be in compliance with the law.

The trailer has no influence on the maximum total weight of the e-bike.

But please note that the load the e-bike has to pull has a different effect on the handling - it can shift the centre of gravity and affects the steering of the bike. Also make sure that you can brake properly even with a high load. The battery range will also necessarily be lower, this depends on many different factors.

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