Mahle x35 derestriction

Ribeye

Finding my (electric) wheels
Nov 10, 2023
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Hello. I own a 2019 Ribble fitted with the Mahle x35 system. I have two issues with the bike. 1. I find the available torque isn’t sufficient for hill climbing and 2. I want to add another 5 mph onto the speed available before the motor cuts out.
i’m aware that the X20 system may solve the torque issue but that means I have to invest some 3 to 4 £k into a new bike. Are there any dongles or derestriction devices out there that would add 5mph onto the speed? Yes, I’m aware that this is illegal in the UK. Many thanks.
 
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StuartsProjects

Esteemed Pedelecer
May 9, 2021
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Yes, I’m aware that this may be illegal in the UK
Hardly a case of 'may' be illegal, at least on UK roads.

Same applies in most of Europe I believe.
 

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