Introduction

Do your hands hurt or slip when riding your scooter? Chances are your handle grips need to be replaced. This guide will show you how.

  1. If the scooter does not already have handle grips, skip to step 2. Locate the handle grips at the upper ends of the T-tube.
    • If the scooter does not already have handle grips, skip to step 2.

    • Locate the handle grips at the upper ends of the T-tube.

    • Be careful to keep the scissors away from your other hand while cutting the handle grips.

    • Wedge one end of a pair of scissors between the metal T-tube and a handle grip, with the cutting edge toward the handle grip. Cut the handle grip off.

    • Repeat for the other handle grip.

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  3. Soak the replacement handle grips in warm water for 2-3 minutes. The longer you soak the handle grips in water, the larger they get. Soaking the handle grips for a long time will not damage them.
    • Soak the replacement handle grips in warm water for 2-3 minutes.

    • The longer you soak the handle grips in water, the larger they get. Soaking the handle grips for a long time will not damage them.

  4. Each handle grip should now slide onto the T-tube with ease. If not, soak the handle grip(s) in warm water for another 1-3 minutes. Holding the T-tube with one hand, slide a handle grip completely onto the T-tube.
    • Each handle grip should now slide onto the T-tube with ease. If not, soak the handle grip(s) in warm water for another 1-3 minutes.

    • Holding the T-tube with one hand, slide a handle grip completely onto the T-tube.

      • Repeat for the other handle grip if installing both.

    • Let the handle grips dry for 24 hours before use.

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I have found the Razor A5 Lux Scooter the best kick scooter for daily commuting.

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