To the point where I have to sneak out of the house to go on solo daddy rides. It is both a safety precaution and prevents possible theft of the Yepp Mini. It's light and very well designed. Web browser based cookies allow us to customize our site for you, save items in your cart, and provide you with a great experience when shopping CampSaver. However, we recommend doing some research to find out if your bike is compatible before buying. Parents liked having their child right there in front where they could keep a better eye on them during the ride.
When my child is bigger and can hang on to the bars and take commands I'll likely switch to a MacRide unless Thule brings out a similar product by then. During production various quality checks have been performed. Parents noted how secure they felt the straps were. If for any reason you decide that your purchase just isn't for you, simply return the item within 30 days of receipt and we'll cover the cost of return shipping. Thule Yepp Nexxt Maxi makes rear rack mounting easier than ever.
Make a note of the key number so you can get a replacement if the original key is lost. Your is important to us, and any personal information you supply to us is kept strictly confidential. But is this bike seat worth the investment? Thank god for Joaquine at Gonzo cycles in Carpinteria because other wise I would be owning a very expensive bike seat with no use. Then installed the adapter, and the seat fit on to the adapter. In that case please contact your dealer.
The Thule Yepp Nexxt seats come with an innovative 5-point safety harness combined with a smart magnetic safety buckle. The products are sold in more than 139 countries world-wide. The universal mount ensures that the seat fits standard rear bike racks as well as racks with EasyFit window, without using any adapter. With the universal quick-release bracket, this seat works well on most bikes but not all. On a good note, riders liked how easy it is to remove the seat with the quick-release lever on the bracket for more compact storage of their bikes or for solo rides. This is fine though since it's not designed for real rough off road use and you likely shouldn't be doing that with a kid small enough to fit in the seat anyway.
For children 9 months to 3 years old, the Thule Yepp Nexxt Mini secures them in a 5-point harness at the front of the bike. Tip: Buy a separate car seat chest clip for extra security on the shoulder straps. The seat, when installed correctly, holds very securely to your bike. Otherwise, the quality of the seat is great. Our site is powered by industry leading standards for your protection.
The mounting bracket that attaches to the handlebar stem is very sturdy and will only come off with the included keys. The harness and footrests are both adjustable to accommodate your growing child. The magnetic buckle is childproof. For improved visibility, Thule Yepp Nexxt Maxi comes with a built-in reflector that can be replaced by a rear light. Depending on bike design, taller riders may have to splay their knees out a bit to avoid rubbing against the child seat.
You will need to install different handlebars if the steering movement is less than 45 degrees to each side. I was lucky enough to buy one at my local bike shop and have the owner install it for me. The design is based on the combined experiences of the development teams behind the two very successful series of Yepp and Thule child bike seats. Many pediatricians advise to wait until your child is 1 year old as well. For those who need to lean forward or for large-chested women, the seat may rub against your chest.