tron07 wrote:my 3+YO kid got a Target bike as a present and the wheels are kinda of a fixie type. Should I get it changed? or just remove the cranks and let her use it as a balance bike? I had to oil then loosen the nuts and all as its wheel is hard to turn. She always get stuck and need a push to keep going.
Just remove the cranks. Fixie type are only good with training wheels, and training wheels don't teach proper balance or steering.