Clean the Launch Wheels

How to clean the Launch Wheels of your Touch Trainer. It is recommended to clean your Touch Trainer's Launch Wheels regularly as part of your routine maintenance to ensure a consistent delivery.

  1. Ensure the Touch Trainer is off by pressing the Power Button on the back.
    • The green LED should no longer be illuminated.
  2. Wipe the Launch Wheels and Launch Wheel Hubs using a dry, lint-free towel.
    • Use one hand to press the towel against the Launch Wheel while using your other hand to rotate the Launch Wheel.
      • In doing so, all debris from the Launch Wheel and Launch Wheel Hubs should be removed.
  3. Vacuum any debris that is surrounding the Touch Trainer after thoroughly wiping it.


If the Touch Trainer has debris lining the Launch Wheel that is not able to be removed by using a dry, lint-free towel, please follow the steps below to apply Acetone to the desired area.
 

  1. Ensure the Touch Trainer is off by pressing the Power Button on the back.
    • The green LED should no longer be illuminated.
  2. Carefully dispense Acetone onto a cotton or paper cloth.
  3. Wipe the desired surface on the Launch Wheel with the cloth to remove it.
  4. Ensure the Launch Wheels are dry prior to operating the Touch Trainer again.

Use carefully: Acetone will dissolve inks and will melt synthetics such as indoor soccer turf and polyester clothing. Acetone is a severe eye irritant. Acetone should be used and disposed of in a well ventilated area.