Troubleshooting Guides

If you already have a Ride On Car / Power Wheels then this is where you want to be for troubleshooting any issues the vehicle may have. I do recommend starting with the essential reading article below (Power Wheels Problems) as it covers everything and links to other articles as needed.
Power Wheels Steering Fix

Power Wheels Steering Fix Guide

A Power Wheel steering repair begins with raising the front of the ride-on car. Moving the front tires side to side will…

How To Replace Power Wheels Tires

How To Replace Tires on Power Wheels? | DIY Tips and Methods

You can replace the tires of your Power Wheels with simple steps. Step 1: Choose a Working Area  Step 2: Elevate the…

Power Wheels Motor Overheating

Why is My Power Wheels Motor Overheating?

Most of the time, Power Wheels motor overheating is a result of straining the motor. Some of the reasons why your Power…

Electric Ride On Car Not Working

How To Diagnose And Fix Electric Ride On Car Not Working

Electric ride-on cars can be a buzzkill for your child when they stop working without notice. It would be helpful if you…

Power Wheel Fuse

Dead Power Wheels? (Power Wheels Thermal Fuse Issues)

How To Check Power Wheel Fuse Power Wheels can stop working due to a bad fuse, and you can diagnose that using…

Can Ride On Cars Get Wet

Can Ride On Kids Cars Get Wet and Stay Outdoors? 9 Fixes!

Can Ride On Kids Car Get Wet And Stay Outside? Not for long durations. Ideally, ride-on cars should not remain out during…

Fix Cracked Power Wheels Tires

How to Fix Cracked Power Wheels Tires in 4 Steps

Fix cracked Power Wheels tires by using plastic glue or putty sealant. Prepare the toy car and clean off the thick plastic…

Power Wheels Gearbox Identification

Comprehensive Power Wheels Gearbox Identification Guide

You can easily identify the Power Wheels gearbox by looking at the user manual. You can also check the axle housing, gear…

Power Wheels Only Goes in Reverse

Power Wheels Only Goes in Reverse | Power Wheels Won’t Go Forward Fix

Switch wiring is the root cause of Power Wheels going in reverse, but you can fix that yourself. Other causes are a…

Power Wheels problems solutions

Power Wheels Problems Solutions | 9 Most Common Faults

As a parent, it is quite possible that you may have bought toy cars for your kids. They continue to be one…

Power Wheels Radio Not Working

Power Wheels Radio Not Working | How to Fix

A Power Wheels radio may malfunction if there’s a blown fuse, there’s an issue with the wiring or the battery. To fix…

Fix a Dead Power Wheels Battery

Can you Fix a Dead Power Wheels Battery? | Bring it Back to Life

Charge a similar Power Wheels battery fully. Connect the negative and positive terminals of the dead battery to the respective terminals of…

Remove Yellow from Clear Plastic

How to Remove Yellow from Clear Plastic on Power Wheels

To remove yellowing on plastic scrub Salon Care 40 onto the affected areas. If possible place it in a plastic bag to…

Power Wheels Replacement Parts

Power Wheels Replacement and Upgrade Parts 2022 | What to Know

There are many Power Wheels upgrade and replacement parts which include: Batteries Fuses ESC Motor Gearbox Pedals LED Lights Battery Meter Step…

Recycle Power Wheels Battery

How to Recycle a Power Wheels Battery | Recycling Ride-On Batteries

To have a Power Wheels battery recycled first remove it from the toy car and take it to one of these local…

Why is My Power Wheels Pedal Not Working

Why is My Power Wheels Pedal Not Working? | Tips To Repair It

There are several issues why Power Wheels pedals stop working, including: An electrical wiring issue Damaged switch connectors Defective battery A bad…

Electric Ride on Car Not Charging

Why My Electric Ride On Car is Not Charging? | DIY Repair

Electric Ride On Car Not Charging The most prevalent reasons why an electric ride on car isn’t charging are:  A dead battery…

One Wheel Spinning

Power Wheels Only One Wheel Spins? | Quick Fix

When only one wheel is spinning on your Power Wheels it could be several different issues, however; the quickest fix is usually…