top of page

Use code SCNEWCUST15 for 15% off ALL scooters through month-end.  Redeem here

How to Charge a Self Balancing Electric Scooter: A Step-by-Step Guide

Charging your self-balancing electric scooter is essential for ensuring a smooth and enjoyable ride. If you're new to hoverboards or just need a refresher on charging your device, this step-by-step guide will help you safely and efficiently charge your self-balancing scooter.

  1. First, ensure the scooter is powered off. Press the power button to turn off the device before charging.

  2. Locate the charging port on your scooter. This is typically a small circular socket, often found near the power button or on one of the sides.

  3. Plug the charger into a wall outlet. Make sure the outlet is functioning properly and that the charger is compatible with your scooter's voltage requirements.

  1. Connect the charger to the scooter's charging port. Once plugged in, the scooter's LED lights should indicate that it's charging. Red typically means it's charging, while green means it's fully charged.

  2. Allow the scooter to charge fully. Charging time can vary based on the model and battery capacity, but most scooters take around 2-3 hours to reach a full charge. Avoid overcharging, as this can result in battery damage or shortened battery life.

  3. Once the scooter is fully charged, unplug the charger from the wall outlet and then disconnect it from the scooter's charging port.

  1. Turn your scooter back on. With a fully charged battery, you're ready to hit the pavement for hours of fun riding your self-balancing electric scooter!

By following these simple steps, you can ensure your self-balancing scooter stays charged and ready to go whenever you want to take it for a spin. Keep in mind that battery capacity will decrease with time, so it's important to stay diligent about maintaining your scooter's charge to maintain optimal performance.

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Start a Fleet

Start a rental fleet with Levy

Levy Electric Scooter Icons


Wholesale Levy scooters at your online store or shop

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Retail Partners

Wholesale Levy scooters at your 
online store or shop

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Tag us

Follow and tag us on social!

Brand Ambassador

Earn money for referring friends and growing the network

Service Guides

DIY repair tools, videos, and more


Interested in working at Levy?


Invest in the Levy Network

Levy Locations

Find our rental, repair, and store locations

The Levy App

Download the Levy app to find scooters closest to you


Technical specs for all of our scooters


The Levy swappable battery system

Spare Parts

Every spare part you need for your scooter


Choose the Levy scooter that suits you best


Learn more about electric scooter tires


Bags, phone holders, helmets and more

Levy Electric Scooter Icon

The everyday electric scooter, perfect for the daily commute.

Levy Electric Scooter Fleets Icon

Start a rental fleet with Levy scooters and software

Levy Plus Electric Scooter Icon

Our high-end, long range cruiser with double the range of the Levy.

Support Center

FAQs, how-to videos, and quick start guides

Shipping App

Discounted shipping labels for moving your scooter (or any package).

Range Calculator

Estimate real-world range for any scooter

Electric Scooter Laws

Electric scooter laws by state & city


Subscribe to a scooter for $70/month

Shop Locator

Find a location to test ride or bring your Levy in to get repaired


Get in touch with our team

Quick-start guide

Get started with your Levy

Returns & Warranty

Every spare part you need for your scooter

Shipping Policy

Shipping Policy US and International

bottom of page