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How To Shorten The Chain On Your Mountain Bike

– Hello sports fans. Today we’re going to be taking a look at our chains, how to ensure they’re the correct length and how to fit a new one. This is really important to optimize both performance and safety. (whooshing) (clanking) For this video, all you’re going to need is a chain-breaking tool as well […]

Servicing An Air Shaft In Real Time | Mountain Bike Suspension Fork Service

– Hello, and welcome to another realtime service video. This time we’re focusing on air springs. (whooshing sounds) In the past, we’ve done really in-depth videos on lower leg services. So if this is all a bit of a dark art to you, click here for Doddy’s video. It’s a really in-depth how-to and a […]

7 Ways You’re Destroying Your Mountain Bike | MTB Maintenance Tips

– Mountain bikes may well be tough old things. They can take a hell of a pasting out on the trails, but they’re not invincible. It’s entirely possible that you’re slowly, or actually in some cases, rapidly, aging your pride and joy. So let’s take a look at those things that really do kill your […]

Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To

– We’re pretty lucky as mountain bikers with respect that the kit is pretty durable and tough these days. But, it still does require basic maintenance in order to avoid those costly repairs further down the line. Now although wheels are one of the those fundamental parts of the bike that you can’t ignore, most […]

Henry’s Disc Brake Hacks | Mountain Bike Brake Set Up Tips

– Bad feeling brakes can completely throw out a whole bike for me, it’s really, really important to get a nice positive feel, and although it’s a very subjective thing, how you might want them, there’s no reason you can’t maximize your brakes. So what we’re going to look at is ways to fine-tune them […]

Mountain Bike Tool Hacks | How To Make Life In The Workshop Easier

– Hello, everyone. So, nice tools are, well, nice, but they also can be quite expensive, so in this video, I’m going to show you some tools which, might not be immediately obvious what they’re for, but they do serve a really particular purpose and it’s stuff that you tend to make at home. Sometimes, […]

Henry’s Tubeless Tyre Hacks | Mountain Bike Set Up Tips

– This week, we are going to be focusing on our tubeless tires. Hopefully we’ll have something in here for everyone and we’re going to go through a basic step-by-step install and sneak in a few clever little hacks along the way. This is tubeless tire setup. (calm music) Tubeless tires have been around for […]

Mountain Bike Spring Tune Up | How To Make Your MTB Feel Like New

– If your winter riding is anything like ours here at GMBN, then your bike’s gonna have to put up with all the abrasion and wear that a wet, muddy winter puts on your drive train and everything else. Give your bike a bit of a spring clean, and it’s gonna be prepped and primed […]

How To Replace Your Mountain Bike Fork

– Fixing a new fork to your bike is a fantastic upgrade, and it can really improve the handling. It’s actually a fairly simple process to do yourself at home. So I’m gonna demonstrate by fitting a new RockShox fork to my Nukeproof Scout. Really simple, this is how. (dramatic booming) As with any job, […]