A comparison of the 2 motors. I shopped around looking for something colorful and engaging. With your Phillips, remove the screw holding the cradle in place, and depress the tab to slide it off the post. Sweet, you are good to go. The motor may be broken. I wish price would make this exact swing in a different print so it would match with decor a little better.
I just don't like the fact the songs don't keep going, the stop after a few min. My son loves his swing, it calms him and he loves watching the mobile animals go round and round. I started The Fussy Baby Site in 2006 when my son, Sammy, was just five months old. Re-wire the motor into the swing, and seal with electrical tape or heat shrink tubing. Using a Phillips, remove the 3 screws in.
Put it all back together and it works like a charm! Turned it on and the spring mechanism moved side to side. The light switches colors as well. Please see other listings as I am clearing out a few baby items. It is not a honest solution, but it works. Sales support had no clue how their shipping works.
So, I was really looking forward to buying a new one when I got pregnant the second time. I've added a picture before I put it in the case. I tried reversing the wires and I'm pretty sure I've screwed the unit up - smelled a burning smell from the control mechanism and now the thing won't shut off unless I manually detach the wires or remove the batteries : Also the motor seems to moving way faster than before but it still doesn't generate enough strength or momentum to make the swing actually swing. Dispatched with Other Courier 3 to 5 days or collect from Coggeshall Essex2 in 1 swing and rocker with multi motion ride swings front to back and side to sidePlays 5 classical lullabied and 5 nature sounds with vibration to soothe baby Used just a handful of times, nearly new, complete with original box and packingFrom smoke free home Baby Bjorn Balance Soft - Bouncer Chair In Dark Grey. We called Fisher Price and they sent a whole new motor the whole top within days for free! I snuck back quietly to my room to report the situation to my extremely-surprised husband we did a lot of tag-teaming in those days.
I liked that it did not just have a single moblie, it has more than that going on to entertain babies, the two swing options are really wonderful, we had a few months where my baby lived in this swing. We had the Aquarium swing and found the same thing. Regardless of whether or not I had it right, now that the control board is burnt out, the unit is pretty useless. For at least his first 6 weeks, when he was awake, he was crying actually screaming would be a better word. He had troubles feeding, sleeping, and basically just being alive.
So close, I can almost taste it! I do not like the way this swing looks at all. I bought this swing for my baby because it had so many features even though I thought it was ugly. Crud, I messed my unit up. Then turn the swing on without your baby in it and without the music or birds and give the swing a big push. Remove 10 screws from the bottom of the unit, shows 5, the other 5 are mirrored on the opposite side.
Unfortunately I haven't done anything yet but I plan on calling the company to see what they can do. I went upstairs, fully expecting to take a 10 minute breather and then return to try again. This swing cannot even get the swing up and running without us helping it by initially pushing it to its intended speed and then it's able to set it on the first level. Keep your infant happy in some way shape or form, luckily for me, my daughter enjoys the bouncy seat almost as much as the swing. Will be sent via courier service. I have had the same problem with mine and I only used it one my one child for three months when this happened. The swing was given to me from a friend and was not working.
Still it is my favorite swing on the market and I recommend it to any new parents. Ok, now we need to remove the dead motor from our swing. Dispatched with Other Courier 3 to 5 days or collection from Windsor. I re-bent the extra, and tested it with the batteries in after putting the motor case lid back on and slipping it in place. If you can't fix it, it's worth buying a new one. The motor , lifts right out, it's got some grease on the gears, so watch out. One of the best parts of the two modes is that it is very easy to turn the seat just by pushing a button.