Do not place used batteries in your regular trash. Instead, return the battery to a federal or state approved lead-acid battery recycler. This may be a Power Wheels® Authorized Service Center or a local retailer of automotive batteries.
There over 350 Authorized Service Centers to sell you the proper replacement parts. The service centers have skilled personnel and use only genuine Power Wheels replacement parts. Click here for a service center near you.
Traction bands have been designed for and are included for use on specific single seat Jeep models to improve traction. The unauthorized use of traction bands on other Power Wheels® vehicles will void the product worranty and may pose both safety and reliability issues including decreased motor and/or gearbox life.
Battery life will vary depending on how you follow the Charging and Battery Care Instructions. It's also affected by the total number of hours the batteries are used. Average battery life is one to three years.
We stock track pieces, power packs and cars that are compatible with the majority of our Hot Wheels Electric Racing sets and are available for purchase here. If the part you seek is not listed, please check with your local Hobby Shop for further assistance.
In the last few years we have seen a tremendous increase in the number of people interested in collecting Hot Wheels cars.Among collectors, some cars are more popular than others, which can make them more difficult to find.As a manufacturer, Mattel does not operate a complete customer sales department so our products are sold primarily through retail stores.However, please check out www.hotwheelsshop.com for some collectible items being sold there.
Variations in Hot Wheels cars are the slight differences between cars of the same model.For example, with the many different wheel styles available, the same car model can have a wildly different look just by changing the wheels.
The booster needs to be correctly assembled to its designated wall bracket in order to function. The designated wall bracket has a notch on it.This notch ensures the motor only works when attached to the bracket.All other brackets are flat. To watch set-up instructions please click here to choose the instructional video you would like to view.
If you hear “Error,” ask an adult to unplug Car Maker from the wall, wait ten seconds and then plug it back in to reset. Car Maker may automatically go into the cooling cycle. Do not unplug during this time. If you continue to hear “Error” after multiple resets, this may be an indication of a mechanical problem with the door switch; please contact Consumer Services via service.mattel.com for assistance.
When the WWE Power Slammers figures are connected, cranked up and the head is pushed to start, they start to move, but then get caught or don’t move.
For the Thunder Twisting figures, John Cena, Zack Ryder and Sheamus, make sure the arm is straight before you push the head to start the wrestling.If the arm is bent it causes the figures to get caught and not wrestle.
Since 1968, when Hot Wheelscars were introduced, we have manufactured tracks in many different colors, yet the color that sticks in the minds of most people is orange.As in the past, we will continue to manufacture tracks in many different colors that will vary from set to set, and year to year.
We stock track pieces and connectors that are compatible with the majority of our Hot Wheels track sets and are available for purchase here. These pieces are part of a product line called TrackWorx and can also be purchased at Toys 'R Us.
DO NOT start injecting wax until Car Maker prompts you to “Please pull down handle.” If you start the injection before this, it can cause blockage in the mold. Blockage can be cleared using the included tool (see CLEANING section in the instruction sheet).