Question

Can stabilisers be fitted to this bike?

Age Group: 25 - 34

Gender: Female

Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last

Family: I'm Single - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

asked 3 years, 9 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

Louise81

- Dunfermline

10 answers

Answers

answer 1

yes fit in behind the stunt pegs or use additional nuts to secure

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 7 months ago

by

christmasdaybirthday

- west midlands

answer 2

If they are adjustable to the right height then yes, stabilisers will fit easily as the axle thread sticks out about an inch to accommodate the rear stunt pegs - which will need removing to fit the stabilisers but easily unscrew.

Age Group: 45 - 54

Gender: Male

Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 2 years, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Prestatyn

answer 3

Absolutely.

We fitted the Halfords, one size fits all stabilisers. They are very strong, easy to fit to this bike and work well.

We fitted the Halfords, one size fits all stabilisers. They are very strong, easy to fit to this bike and work well.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years ago

by

Awelmenai

answer 4

Yes, have put them on my sons

Age Group: 25 - 34

Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 3 years ago

by

richings321

answer 5

Yes, we fitted stabalisers at home as our son isn't quite ready to learn without.

Age Group: 35 - 44

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years ago

by

jidberg

answer 6

yes

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

jenni30

- gainsborough

answer 7

Yes they can. We fitted them for our little boy.

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

Loubie

- Northants

answer 8

yes - usual bolts on the back axle

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

drake555

- warwick

answer 9

Yes the trick nuts on it unscrew and the the stabilisers can be fitted as normal

Age Group: 25 - 34

Gender: Male

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 3 years, 2 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Uk, Hampshire

answer 10

Yes, stabilisers will fit this bike. However, you will be required to remove the stuntpegs. Should you require any further assistance please go to your local Halfords store where a member of staff will be happy to help you further.

answered 3 years, 9 months ago

by

HalfordsWebTeam

Question

Does this bike have a freewheeling system when coasting down hill?

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

asked 3 years, 9 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

JohnJM

9 answers

Answers

answer 1

yes, has a regular freewheel as on most bikes.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 9 months ago

by

doctor46goat

- north Wales

answer 2

Yes, it has freewheel not fixed rear cog.

Age Group: 45 - 54

Gender: Male

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 2 years, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Prestatyn

answer 3

Yup!

No problem

No problem

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years ago

by

Awelmenai

answer 4

when i go over bumpy path the back wheel spins free

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

jenni30

- gainsborough

answer 5

Yes

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

gareth1986

answer 6

yes

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 1 month ago

by

drake555

- warwick

answer 7

Yes it does, main reason for upgrading

Age Group: 25 - 34

Gender: Male

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 3 years, 2 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Uk, Hampshire

answer 8

Yes it does

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years, 2 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Uk, Hampshire

answer 9

Yes, all Apollo kids bikes use a freewheel system. Should you require any further information please go to your local Halfords store where a member of staff will be happy to help you further.

answered 3 years, 9 months ago

by

HalfordsWebTeam

Question

Does the decorative plate between the handle bars come off?

Age Group: 25 - 34

Gender: Female

Family: I'm Single - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

asked 2 years, 8 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

79babyjo

- Dorset

7 answers

Answers

answer 1

Yes, very easily. Just pulls off and clips on just as easily.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 9 months ago

by

Richard7000

- Byfleet, Surrey, UK

answer 2

Yes - the plate does come off. In fact it comes off too easily and is annoying having to press it back in place every time - so we leave it off now. The children didn't actually like it any way!

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 9 months ago

by

MummyAnna

- Congleton, Congleton, Cheshire East CW12, UK

answer 3

Yes, easily

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 9 months ago

by

John656

- Winchester, Winchester, Hampshire, UK

answer 4

Yes.

It is clipped on and comes off.

It is clipped on and comes off.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

answer 5

Yes.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 6 months ago

by

Toonboy69

answer 6

yes

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 7 months ago

by

christmasdaybirthday

- west midlands

answer 7

Yes the plate from the handle bars can be removed.

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answered 2 years, 8 months ago

by

fishgut

Question

Is the Apollo Ace Boys bike 16" suitable for a boy aged 6 - 7 who is tall for his age please?

Age Group: 35 - 44

Gender: Female

Family: I'm Single - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

asked 3 years ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

Amey

- Dev on

6 answers

Answers

answer 1

My son has just turned 6 but is short for his age. It is slightly too big for him. Not sure if that helps.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 6 months ago

by

Toonboy69

answer 2

May be a bit on the small side, you're probably better off looking at a bike with 18" wheels.

Age Group: 45 - 54

Gender: Male

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 2 years, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

- Prestatyn

answer 3

I think it might be too small. My son is 7 (just) but small and has just learned to ride a bike so we wanted something that would not put him off. I think it will only last him the year.

Age Group: 45 - 54

Gender: Female

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

answered 3 years ago

by

Picklesmum

- Highland

answer 4

It depends how tall he is. My middle son is 6 and is as tall as his 8 yr old friends. The bike is fine for him but he would not have much time on it, before growing out I should imagine

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years ago

by

Awelmenai

answer 5

There is a height guide in the stores to aid your decisions, I would possibly look for something with 18-20 inch wheels if tall for age

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 3 years ago

by

Geffi1973

- Gatwick

answer 6

You will need to get your local store to check the bike for you as it is very hard to determine the ideal size without a test fit.

Number One Contributor

answered 3 years ago

by

cyclestore

Question

Can i attach stabilisers to this bike or any bike of a 16" frame

Age Group: 35 - 44

Gender: Female

Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

asked 2 years, 4 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

myffy

- herts

4 answers

Answers

answer 1

I was told that this was possible if my little boy struggled with learning to ride it.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 9 months ago

by

CarrieBea

- Manchester, UK

answer 2

Yes

Age Group: 25 - 34

Gender: Male

Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 10 months ago

by

Shir29

- Southampton, Southampton, UK

answer 3

This bike has lots of stud to attach stabilisers.

You would need the correct size stabilisers or ones that are adjustable .

The height from floor to rear wheel axel is 200mm.

You would need the correct size stabilisers or ones that are adjustable .

The height from floor to rear wheel axel is 200mm.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

answer 4

Yes the Aide stabilizers will fit from a 12" to a 20" wheel cycle.

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answered 2 years, 4 months ago

by

cyclestore

Question

How much does this bike weigh?

Age Group: 35 - 44

Gender: Female

Family: I'm Single - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

asked 2 years, 8 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

Katieelizabeth

- isle of wight

3 answers

Answers

answer 1

Not sure exactly but it is on the heavy side for a 6 year old.

But the seat can be set low so the child's feet can make with the floor ok.

More suited for 7-8 year old on the larger size.

But the seat can be set low so the child's feet can make with the floor ok.

More suited for 7-8 year old on the larger size.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 1 year, 11 months ago

by

Anonymous

answer 2

12.5kg

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 7 months ago

by

christmasdaybirthday

- west midlands

answer 3

This bike weighs 12.5kg.

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answered 2 years, 8 months ago

by

Mcullen1

Question

crank bearings

does this bike have real bearings in the bottom bracket or nylon bushes?

Age Group: 35 - 44

Gender: Male

Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children

Is this the child's first bike? No

asked 2 years, 9 months ago on Apollo Ace Boys Bike - 16"

by

Grogan

- west mids

2 answers

Answers

answer 1

Bearings

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 6 months ago

by

Toonboy69

answer 2

yes, it has proper bearings in the bottom bracket and also in the headset.

Is this the child's first bike? Yes

answered 2 years, 9 months ago

by

doctor46goat

- north Wales

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