Reply To: How to lock into freewheeling? › Forums › Beginner Questions › How to lock into freewheeling? › Reply To: How to lock into freewheeling? February 3, 2020 at 10:45 pm #6170 Alan BalmerKeymaster @alanbalmer Right beside the cheater knob, you’ll see a small hole. Use the 1/16″ brass rod that came with the machine. Insert it into the hole, then depress the index gear lever until the rod slides in to hold it.