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Unlock the Fun: How to Use Bird Electric Scooters

This will prompt a brief safety tutorial and reminder about local laws regarding riding electric scooters.lectric scooters have become increasingly popular in recent years as a convenient and eco-friendly mode of transportation, and Bird electric scooters is one of the best-known brands. In this article, we'll walk you through the simple process of how to use a Bird electric scooter, from downloading the app and locating a scooter to unlocking, riding, and parking.

Step 1: Download the App
To start your Bird scooter adventure, download the Bird app from the App Store or Google Play store. Create an account, add your payment details, and agree to the terms and conditions.

Step 2: Locate a Scooter
Use the in-app map to find a Bird electric scooter near you. You'll see a map with various Birds displayed as icons. Choose one that's convenient and within walking distance.

Step 3: Unlock the Scooter
Once you've reached your chosen scooter, scan the QR code on the scooter using the app's built-in scanner. This will prompt a brief safety tutorial and reminder about local laws regarding riding electric scooters. Complete the tutorial, and your scooter will be unlocked.

Step 4: Ride
To start riding, place one foot on the scooter and use the other foot to push off the ground, as you would with a traditional scooter. Once you're moving, use the throttle button on the right handlebar to increase your speed. The left handlebar has a hand brake to help you slow down or stop. Remember to always wear a helmet, and follow the local laws and regulations regarding electric scooter use.

Step 5: Pause or End Your Ride
When you need to pause your ride (e.g., to grab a coffee or run an errand), hit the 'Lock' button in the Bird app. This will hold your scooter for you until you're ready to resume. When you're finished with your ride, park the scooter in a designated parking area or on the sidewalk, ensuring it doesn't obstruct pedestrians or other traffic. Hit 'End Ride' on the app, and you're all set!

Bird electric scooters make it easy to zip through the city and explore urban environments without the hassle of traffic or parking. With this simple guide, you'll be well on your way to experiencing the convenience and fun of Bird scooters.

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