Can I ride my Cooper outside"
Yes, the Cooper is designed to be ridden inside and
outside. Take care to slow down when cornering by
releasing the throttle slightly.
How do I control how fast my Cooper goes"
The Cooper has a top speed of 4 mph (brisk walking
pace). The speed can be reduced by adjusting the speed
control knob on the control panel from the rabbit
position to turtle position. In addition, the throttle
lever is speed sensitive to how far you push.
How do I stop my Cooper"
Simply release the throttle lever and the Cooper comes
to a smooth, gradual stop with an automatic
How do I go forward"
Simply depress the right yellow forward throttle lever
with your thumb. Control your speed by varying the
throttle lever position.
How do I reverse my Cooper"
Simply depress the left black reverse throttle lever
with your thumb.
How far can I go on one full charge of the
That depends on the type of terrain you¡¯re on, your
weight, the temperature, and other conditions. The
Cooper has a projected full charge range of 8-10 miles.
How long does it take to fully charge my
A full charge from empty takes about 8 hours. If you
ride your Cooper everyday it is recommended to charge
your Cooper everyday. The automatic charger will display
a green light when the charge is complete. Once the
battery charger light turns green the charger will
automatically go into trickle charge mode.
How long will a set of batteries last"
That depends on how often you charge them, and the type
of use you give your scooter, but generally, a set of
batteries should last one year if you charge them daily.
What if I have problems with my scooter"
Contact Shoprider Technical Support toll-free at
Can I ride my Cooper on the road"
When riding the Cooper scooter you become a ¡°motorized
pedestrian¡±, and the Cooper is intended for use on
sidewalks. You should only ride on the roadway when no
sidewalk is available. Always ride with care.
Do I need a license for my Cooper"
No license is required to operate the Cooper.
Can I carry passengers on my Cooper"
No, the Cooper is rated for just the driver at 250 lbs.
Is there any maintenance required with the Cooper"
The only user maintenance is to charge the batteries
daily, and keep the scooter clean with a damp, soft
Can I ride the scooter in the rain or snow"
Yes, with some conditions: Do not ride if rain is heavy
and may possibly soak the control module. Ride very
slowly through puddles. Do not ride if snow is deeper
than 1/2 the height of your wheels.
Can I park the scooter inside my home"
Yes, the scooter is equipped with sealed lead acid
batteries designed for indoor use.
Can I take my scooter on an airplane or cruise
Yes, but you will likely be asked to supply a
¡°transportation sheet¡± available for download on
"Owner¡¯s Manual" tab.
Can I take my Cooper abroad"
Yes, the battery charger supplied with the Cooper has an
auto-sensing feature and will accept 100-220 volt
inputs. You will need to obtain AC plug adaptors for the
countries you will be visiting prior to your trip.