How to Get the First Bike Running in Death Stranding

In Death Stranding you will spend a ton of time travelling across the US. As you travel you will encounter vehicles. These vehicles can be used to speed up your travels. Below I will show you how to get the first bike running in Death Stranding.

Bike at Distribution Center West of Capital Knot City

Image showing the Generator PCC.

The first bike you will run into in Death Stranding can be found outside the Distribution Center West of Capital Knot City. Once you’ve completed a number of quests here you will be prompted to return to Capital Knot City. As you are far away it is suggested you get the bike started outside the Distribution Center.

Image showing the bike charging off the generator.

To fix this bike head inside the Distribution Center and build a Generator. Once you have a Generator PCC, take it outside and set it up next to the bike. With the bike inside the range of the Generator it will being to charge. Once fully charged you are able to ride the bike. With the bike being ride-able you can cut down on the time it takes to get back to Capital Knot City.

To ride the bike use R1 to accelerator, left control stick to steer, and L1 to stop/reverse. Be careful while riding the bike as you can crash it or run out of juice in it. Also note you can pack the bike with parcels, meaning it can be a very efficient way to move packages around.

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