Merida eOne-Forty 4000 Mens Electric MTB 2020 - Black
Forged aluminium part integrated into the headtube. Works like a chimney so hot air can rise up and escape. When riding, heat build up from the battery is not usually an issue, but if the bike was laid in the sun for a long time heat could build up.
Mixed wheel sizes to get the best of both worlds. 29" front wheel for better ‘roll over
performance’ with a 2.5" wide tyre for precise steering. 27.5" rear wheel with 2.6" tyres give
maximum traction and comfort. The smaller rear wheel size allows shorter chainstays for a more agile and playful character.
To prevent the fork crown hitting the down tube we use an ‘Internal Block’ integrated into the frame. A clamp is installed on the fork steerer. If the steering angle is too extreme the clamp hits the rubber protection block inside the frame. Just in case the clamp does rotate on the steere, there's additional rubber protection under the head tube.
The internal battery can be accessed easily, pulling a rubber strap, sliding forward the panel and opening, the battery can then be removed by a small turn of an Allen Key (provided). But the battery doesn't need to be removed as a satellite charging port can be used.
Two part battery cover, the outer layer reduces noise through its soft material and tight fit, while the hard plastic inner layer gives it the structural shape. Key components i.e. the rubber strap and o-rings, can be replaced. Almost all connection points between battery and frame have a rubber layer between them too.
BOTTLE BOSSES AND CABLE ROUTING
A new clamp system makes it easy to organise and route cables inside the downtube whilst also providing bottle bosses on the outside. Bottle cages can be put in two positions. The upper one must be used when a piggyback shock is mounted. For Gen II a bottle can be mounted to all frame sizes.
BATTERY WAKE UP
If the bike has not been used for more than 6 months, or when the battery of the on/off switch is empty (this battery is normally charged by the main battery) it's necessary to wake the battery up again, simply push a 4mm Allen key (on the Merida Expert TR axle) through the hole on the downtube and press the hidden button underneath
Covers the entire ownership of the original purchaser. This applies to manufacturing and material defects and includes bikes used for racing.*A rider and equipment weight limit of 120kg applies.
'The new eONE-FORTY is a successful addition to MERIDA’s product portfolio, offering a lot of comfort for long days in the saddle as well as a very agile and playful character on the trails.' E-MOUNTAINBIKE
BUILD KIT HIGHLIGHTS
Suntour Raidon 34 LOR Air; 140mm fork
- RS-EDGE-TR-LO-R8-M6 rear shock
- Shimano Deore Shadow+ derailleur and shifter
- Shimano MT-420 4 piston hydraulic disc brakes
- 29" front wheel, 27.5" rear wheel
- Shimano Steps E7000 60Nm motor
- Shimano E8035 504Wh battery
- Carbon fibre front triangle
|Frame||Carbon front triangle with easily removable integrated battery, satellite on/off switch, on-bike charging port and “thermo gate”|
|Fork||Suntour Raidon 34 LOR; Air; 140 mm travel; Tapered steerer; 51mm fork offset|
|Derailleur (Rear)||Shimano Deore Shadow+|
|Brakes||Shimano MT-420; 4 piston front and MT-400; 2 piston rear hydraulic disc brakes with Shimano RT30; 203 mm front and Shimano RTEM300; 180 mm rear rotors|
|Crankset||Shimano CRE70-B; 34 teeth with Shimano E8000 crank|
|Cassette||Shimano HG500; 11-42 teeth, 10 speed|
|Hub Front||Shimano MT400-B; 110 x 15mm axle; 32 spoke; Centerlock|
|Hub Rear||Shimano MT400-B; 148 x 12mm axle; 36 spoke; Centerlock|
|Rims||Merida Comp TR; 29 mm inner width; 29" front and 27.5" rear|
|Tyres||Maxxis DHF; 29" x 2.5 "; Kevlar bead - folding; EXO TR Dual Compound front and Maxxis DHR II; 27.5" x 2.6 "; Kevlar bead - folding; EXO TR Dual Compound rear|
|Handlebar||Merida Expert eTR; 780 mm wide; 20 mm rise|
|Stem||Merida Expert eTR; 35 mm diameter; 0 degree rise|
|Saddle||Merida Comp CC|
|Seatpost||Merida Comp TR; 30.9 mm diameter; 0mm layback S: 100 mm travel - M/L/XL/XXL: 125 mm travel|
|Wheel Size||29 inch|
|Number of Gears||12|
|Motor||Shimano Steps E7000, 60Nm|
|Battery||Shimano 8035 504Wh|
Ready to rideEvery bike from Start Fitness is fully checked & assembled before despatch and will arrive, almost, ready to ride. Each bike is assembled by one of our CyTech accredited mechanics and then packed into one of our custom boxes.
This process has a lead time of 5-7 working days. Unfortunately during peak times this may be slightly delayed. We will however, aim to despatch your bike as quickly as possible. Minimal assembly, with basic tools, is required before you can ride. Assembly tools are not usually included. Please note: Some bikes are not supplied with pedals. Manufacturers don’t know if you want flat or clipless pedals - rather than send the bike with the wrong type, they leave the choice for you to make.
Making sure you are homeOnce fully checked and boxed, we will contact you to book a delivery date. Our bikes are despatched on a next working day service (excludes weekends & bank holidays) for UK mainland orders, or a two day service to Northern Ireland and outlying Scottish areas. European bike deliveries usually take approximately one week.
Taking DeliveryAny mechanical or cosmetic issues need to be reported to us within one week of the delivery date. If you do not plan on using the bike straight away, we advise that you remove it from the box and check it over ASAP as we cannot be responsible for any reported issues (other than standard warranty issues) later than one week from the date that the bicycle was delivered.
First ServiceAfter a few weeks of riding (we recommend around 6-8 weeks, regardless of how much the bike has been used), a new bike will need a service to make final adjustments and to re-check all nuts and bolts. This is necessary as the bike goes through a ‘bedding in’ phase, after which, final adjustment may be necessary. We recommend that this is carried out by a CyTech qualified mechanic.
It is important to have these checks carried out to prevent any avoidable problems which may not be covered by warranty and to ensure the smooth running of your bicycle. If you’re local to us, we’re able to offer this first service free of charge* at our Newcastle store (NE1 6JE). You’ll just need to call our workshop on 0191 917 3825 to book your service in, and don’t forget to bring your proof of purchase when you drop the bike off with us.
If you’ve had the bike delivered, it will be your responsibility to ensure a first service is carried out at a trusted bike shop local to you, preferably by a Cytech certified mechanic. Start Fitness are unfortunately not able to cover any costs associated with this service if carried out by another store.
*Please note that this complimentary check-over does not include any labour to replace worn parts or to fit new accessories. All bikes should be delivered to us in a clean and serviceable condition, or a £15 cleaning charge will be payable.
Bike ServicingBicycles need to be serviced regularly, as a guideline we would advise on at least one full service per year and/or a standard service twice a year. If the bike is used regularly in adverse conditions, more regular servicing may be required.
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