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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 […]

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, […]

Can You Convert Your Mountain Bike Wheel Hubs? | Ask GMBN Tech

– Welcome back to another ask GMBN Tech. This is our weekly Q&A show, so you guys get to ask questions, and we try and answer them for you. If you wanna ask any tech related questions there’s a link at the bottom of the screen there, you can contact us, and of course you […]

How To Buy A Mountain Bike – 5 Tips To Get The Right MTB For You

– Buying a new mountain bike is really exciting but with so many different disciplines out there and different types of bike, it can be a choice that you could get wrong. – We’ve worked in bike shops, we’ve been pro racers, we’ve been mechanics so with all that experience we are gonna give you […]

Mountain Bike Dropper Post Install | GMBN Tech Essentials Ep. 10

– This is the GMBN tech essentials series, which is our easy to follow guide to understanding your bike and learning how to work on it and maintain it yourself at home. In this particular video we’re looking at how to install a cable operated dropper post which is a fantastic upgrade for any mountain […]

Car Boot MTB Kit | Mountain Bike Hacks For Your Car: Tools And Spares

– Carrying tools and spare parts is always a good idea when you head out Mountain biking. But if like myself you drive to the trails then you have the luxury of taking quite a lot of stuff with you. But there’s no need to go cramming your car with loads of stuff you don’t […]