Invacare Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair
Invacare Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair

Invacare Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair

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Invacare Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair provides the durability of a lightweight manual wheelchair frame with the added comfort and versatility of a full reclining back. It also offers dynamic recline range from 90 degrees to 180 degrees. This chair features low-maintenance, dual-sealed precision bearings and urethane rear tires, mounted on "no flex" wheels to offer superior performance.

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  • Back Type - Reclining Frame
  • Frame Width and Depth
  • Upholstery Colors
  • Arm Type
  • Handrims
  • Front Riggings
  • Wheels
  • Wheel Lock
  • Casters
  • Optional Accessories
  • Total: $533
    Total: $410
Total: $533
Total: $410

Invacare Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair

  • Durable, low-maintenance, triple chrome-plated carbon steel frame
  • Heavy-duty inner liners keep seat and back from stretching
  • Dual-embossed upholstery for added reinforcement
  • Dual-axle allows for conversion to hemi-height
  • Flame-retardant upholstery resists mildew and bacteria, as well as cold-crack and UV damage
  • 14-gauge crossbraces add durability and strength
  • Meets RESNA standards for manual wheelchairs in product performance
  • Available with multiple seat widths, arm styles and front riggings
  • 20" and 22" widths  require a semi-pneumatic caster
  • Also Available:
    - Invacare Tracer SX5 Wheelchair (Code TRSX5)
  • Click Here For User Manual

More On Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair

Recliner Operation:

    Recliner Operation

  1. Unfold wheelchair.
  2. Attach spreader bar.
  3. Make sure wheelchair is occupied and on a level surface before reclining.
  4. Engage the wheel locks.
  5. Inform the occupant of the wheelchair that the wheelchair is about to be reclined.
  6. Make sure hands and body are clear of all pinch points.
  7. Stand behind the wheelchair and grasp both push handles firmly.
  8. Lifting up on handles, squeeze release levers.
  9. Slowly, pull back on the back assembly while squeezing the release levers.
  10. When the back reaches the desired angle, slowly let go of the release levers.
  11. To return the back to the full upright position, reverse the Steps 7-10 keeping in mind proper body mechanics.

Adjusting Seat Depth:

    Adjusting Seat Depth

  1. Remove the existing seat upholstery from the wheelchair
  2. Remove the two plug buttons from the ends of the crossbraces that are towards the front of the wheelchair.
  3. Install the two seat extension tubes into the ends on the crossbraces. Line up the rear mounting hole of the seat extension tube with the second mounting hole from the end of the crossbrace.
  4. Install the two seat extension spacers onto the two seat extension tubes.
  5. Install the new seat upholstery onto the wheelchair. Make sure to line up the mounting holes in the seat extension tubes and seat extension spacers with the new seat upholstery.
  6. Install plug buttons into the ends of the seat extension spacers.

Adjusting the Seat Width:

  1. Remove the existing back and seat upholstery from the wheelchair.
  2. Remove the four button screws and locknuts that secure the two pivot links to the wheelchair frame and crossbraces.
  3. Remove the two button screws, locknuts and crossbrace saddle that secures the bottom of the crossbrace to the wheelchair frame. Repeat for other crossbrace.
  4. Remove the hex screw, coved washers, washers and locknut that secure the two crossbraces together.
  5. Assemble the two new crossbraces together with the existing hex screw, coved washers, washers and locknut. Securely tighten.
  6. Determine the correct pivot link and mounting hole to use with the desired seat width.
  7. Secure the pivot links to the crossbraces and wheelchair frame with the four button screws and locknuts. Securely tighten.
  8. Reinstall the two button screws, locknuts and crossbrace saddle that secures the bottom of the new crossbrace to the wheelchair frame. Repeat for opposite crossbrace. Securely tighten.
  9. Install the new back and seat upholstery onto the wheelchair.




Seat width

14", 16", 18", 20", 22"

Seat depth

16" Standard, 18" by seat extension (optional)

Seat-to- floor height

17.5", 19.5"

Back height

34" recliner (24" high back, 10" removable headrest)

Casters and wheels

Casters: 8"
Wheels: 20", 22", 24"

Arm style

Full-length fixed height, padded, removable
Desk-length fixed height, padded, removable
Full-length adjustable height, padded, removable
Desk-length adjustable height, padded, removable
(All arms are conventional and removable)

Front riggings

Hemi swingaway footrest: 17" to 20" (knee-to-heel)
Hemi swingaway padded elevating legrest:  17.5" to 21" (knee-to-heel)
Hemi articulating elevating legrest: 17" to 25" (knee-to-heel)
(Footplates available in aluminum or composite)

Product weight

60 lbs

Product weight capacity

250 lbs (300lb - 20" and 22" Width)



5 year limited warranty on frame and crossbraces

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what is the overall width ?
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Overall width of Invacure Tracer SX5 Recliner Wheelchair 22.5" - 30.5".
Customer Care - 7/28/2017 7:10:49 AM
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