FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions regarding Stages Power meters

How do I link my Stages Power R meter with my existing left-side power meter?
If a single sided power meter is purchased as an addition to an existing single sided power meter, the two must be linked together to perform as a LR unit. ...
Fri, 9 Feb, 2018 at 8:29 AM
Can I replace the battery on the Stages Power meter without sending it in?
Yes, the battery is simple and quick to change and does not require any tools. Before changing your cover, please note whether your Stages Power meter has o...
Wed, 3 Oct, 2018 at 2:48 PM
Can I use the second generation battery cover on my existing Stages Power meter?
First generation door (left) vs second generation door (right) The second generation housing is an evolution of the previous design, adding impro...
Wed, 30 Sep, 2015 at 2:15 PM
Can I send in my old power meter to be updated to the new design?
At this time, we are unable to offer the option to send back a working Stages Power meter to be updated to the newer design. We do continue to provide suppo...
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018 at 3:42 PM
What is zero offset calibration?
Zero offset calibration is the process in which the zero offset value is updated for the power meter. This is an important process as it ensures the power m...
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018 at 9:33 AM
Is the Stages Power meter firmware upgradable?
Yes, the Stages Power meter firmware is easily upgraded using one of our free Stages Power Apps. The Stages Power App is available for both Apple iOS and An...
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015 at 10:27 AM
Is the Stages Power meter waterproof?
 The Stages Power meter is manufactured to the IPX7 water resistance standard. It can withstand the harshest down pours and being fully submerged in a str...
Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 at 10:13 AM
Do I need a separate cadence sensor along with my Stages Power meter?
No, you do not need a separate cadence sensor in addition to the Stages Power meter. The Stages Power meter sends both watts and RPM to the head unit via it...
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Will I be alerted to a low battery condition on my power meter?
We added a battery life indicator alert with our firmware update version 2.0.31. This update prompts the power meter to send a "Low Battery" signa...
Wed, 5 Dec, 2018 at 2:14 PM
How long will the battery last?
  The battery will last approximately 200 hours on a single-sided Stages Power meter and approximately 150 hours on a dual-sided Stages LR meter. Each Stag...
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018 at 12:54 PM