Welcome to your new Gogoro! Let us walk you through the right steps to operate your
SmartscooterTM safely and maximize your riding experience. Please read this guide carefully
before you hit the road and make sure you meet all the following requirements:
You already have a valid Motorcycle license.
You know how to safely and correctly ride a motorcycle of the class you are licensed to, and you are mentally and physically in proper condition.
You fully understand how to correctly operate a SmartscooterTM.
You fully understand all the operational instructions, special notes and warnings described in this manual.
If you have any question concerning operation or maintenance of your Smartscooter™, please consult the Gogoro Service Center at 0800-365-996.
Have a safe and fun riding experience with Gogoro!
Make the most of the superior performance of the Smartscooter™ by following appropriate handling and riding procedures. To protect yourself and others on the roads, please follow the instructions listed below:
This manual highlights important information with the following symbols:
descriptions that need additional attention.
extra care must be taken to avoid personal or vehicle damage.
Gogoro Service Center features: items which can only be adjusted, activated or deactivated by the Gogoro service staff.
24-hour roadside assistance
The Gogoro Service Center offers roundtheclock roadside assistance. In case your SmartscooterTM is out of order or involved in an accident, please call tollfree at 0800365996
and the Gogoro Service Center will dispatch assistance vehicles to help you; service charges may occur according to your location and distance of transportation.
Names and functions
Aeroframe™ Aluminum Monocoque Chassis
Front Disc Brake
Aluminum Inverted Single Shock Single Arm
Turn Assist Light (Optional)
Vehicle Identification Number
Rear Disc Brake
License Plate Light
LED Horizon Taillight
Saferide™ Electric Throttle
Front Brake Lever
Personalized Spectrum Edgeless Dashboard
Rear Brake Lever
Left Handle Switches
Trunk Light and USB Charge Port
Right Handle Switches
Antiglare Adjustable Mirrors
Brake Fluid Inspection Window
Integrated Air Channel
Pillshaped Main Stand
SmartBrite™ LED Headlight
LED Halo Position Light
LED Front Turn Signal
Motor Identification Number
MOSFET Fluid Cooled Controller
To prevent theft, we deploy the MicroDotDNA anti-theft identification code on various parts of the Smartscooter™; please refer to the following figure for deployed parts (may vary from actual locations).
Rear Wheel Cover
Inside of Seat
Left handle switches
Left turn signal switch
Press once - the left turn signal blinks and plays an acoustic note. Press again or press “Hazard warning light switch” to turn off.
Right turn signal switch
Press once - the right turn signal blinks and plays an acoustic note. Press again or press “Hazard warning light switch” to turn off.
The auto-off feature built into the turn signal lights will be activated when the handle is turned back past a certain threshold.
High/low beam switch
When the headlight is on, press once to switch the headlight from low beam to high beam. Press again to switch it back to low beam.
No matter whether the headlight is on or off, long press for 0.5 seconds and release, the headlight will flash alternating between the low and high beam for 3 cycles, to warn the oncoming vehicles and passengers.
No matter whether the headlight is on or off, long press for more than 0.5 seconds and hold, the headlight will flash alternating between the low beam and high beam until the button is released, to warn the oncoming vehicles and passengers.
Hazard warning light switch
If both left and right turn signals are not activated, a short press on the switch makes both turn signals blink and play an acoustic note; another press turns turn signals and audio off.
If the right or left turn signal is already blinking, a short press turns the turn signal off.
Press the switch for a few seconds until the “iQ System™ Quick Link” icon on the instrument panel blinks to initiate Bluetooth pairing with your smart phone. As the pairing process completes and a wireless connection is established, the “iQ System™ Quick Link” icon remains lit. (Please refer to the chapter: Smart Phone App and Personalization)
Hold the horn button to activate the sound, release to stop.
Right handle switches
Seat open button
If the Smartscooter™ is already unlocked, press this button to open the seat for accessing the storage compartment below.
Press the S Button to enter Super Boost Mode, another press switches back to Normal Mode.
Trip Toggle Button
Short presses cycle through different information on the odometer display; the information includes total mileage (ODO), single trip mileage (TRIP) and estimated remaining mileage for the current charge (REMAINING).
With TRIP information on display, press the button for 3 seconds to reset.
The display returns to ODO mode after being idle for 10 seconds if the remaining battery power is two bars or above.
The display returns to REMAINING mode after being idle for 10 seconds if the remaining battery power is exactly one bar.
If the battery power is drained, the display stops at the REMAINING mode and the mileage is shown as “-----” without any number, and the button won’t respond.
Short presses cycle through different headlight modes: sensor activation (AUTO ON), switch on (ON) and switch off (OFF); the factory default is AUTO ON after every unlocking.
Press the button to activate the Smart Mode, another press deactivates the mode. (Please refer to the chapter: Moving and Stopping)
Sets the Smartscooter™ to motor standby mode or shuts down the motor. (Please refer to the chapter: Moving and Stopping)
Left turn signal
Blinks in sync with the left turn signal
Right turn signal
Blinks in sync with the right turn signal
Remaining battery power display
Indicates the current battery level
Indicates the current moving speed. No figure is shown with motor off, and “0” is displayed if the Smartscooter™ is in motor standby mode and remains in full stop.
Super Boost Mode
If the Smartscooter™ is in Super Boost Mode, the icon lights up.
Displays the current time; the time is automatically calibrated when the owner exchanges batteries at a GoStation®.
Displays total mileage (ODO), single trip mileage (TRIP) and estimated remaining mileage for the current charge (REMAINING).
Turns on during operating errors or temporary system abnormalities.
Blinks in sync with the turn signals.
Lights up along with the low beam.
AUTO ON: lights up with Smart headlight function activations. Headlight turns on automatically with insufficient ambient illumination (such as in the dark or in tunnels) and turns off in bright places.
The factory default is AUTO ON after every unlocking.
Lights up along with the high beam.
Informs the owner of any system abnormalities or if the regular maintenance mileage is reached. The owner should visit a Gogoro service center.
Light system failure warning
If any illumination light is out of order or experiencing abnormalities, the sign reminds the owner to visit a Gogoro service center for repairs.
System overheat warning
In case of motor or battery system overheating, the sign lights up to warn the owner that the system will reduce its power output or shut down automatically.
iQ System™ Quick Link
The sign fully lights up when the Smartscooter™ connects to owner’s smart phone, and dims when no connection is established. (Please refer to the chapter: Smart Phone App and Personalization)
Sport Activation Tariff Plan Mode
The sign lights up when the Smartscooter™ is set to Sport Activation Tariff Plan (premium upgrade).
Please consult the service center or sales staff.
The sign lights up when Smart Mode activated, blinks when Smart Climbing Mode activated. (Please refer to the chapter: Moving and Stopping)