Tag: mountain bike maintenance

12 Common Bike Maintenance Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

– Whilst maintaining your mountain bike is actually fairly straightforward, it could be really easy to get a few things wrong. Especially if you rush something, if you don’t quite know what you’re doing, or if you just take a chance on something and don’t do your research. So here are some classic mountain bike […]

5 Common Mountain Bike Maintenance Questions

– In the weekly Ask GMBN Tech Show we quite often get asked a lot of similar questions. So in this particular video, we’re gonna look at five of those real common maintenance issues and how you should tackle them. (pounding) (sword slash) Okay, so let’s jump into these questions. And the most common one […]

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 […]

How To Replace Your Chain – MTB Maintenance

changing your chain is widely overlooked by many mountain bikers but simply you can save yourself a lot of money in the long run on more expensive parts like the cassette and the chain ring using one of these chain wear indicators will tell you how worn your chain is and whether it needs replacing […]

How To Fit Tubeless MTB Tyres | Mountain Bike Maintenance

Okay, so we’re going to talk about converting from a regular setup with a tire and a tube to a tubeless setup. The main advantages of tubeless is that you take away any risk of puncturing by pinching the tube. That means you can start running lower tire pressure, so you might find more grip. […]

Mountain bike quick maintenance – six-item checklist | Syöte

Now we’ll talk about the bike’s weekly maintenance. This is Iso-Syöte’s bike guide Pekka. He’s responsible for the maintenance services. Let’s see what the place looks like. We’ve just come from a long ride. Before washing ourselves, we’ll first wash our bikes. One tip for washing your bike: don’t wash it too close or with […]

8 Essential Tools You Need To Fix Your Mountain Bike | MTB Maintenance

– I’m up here in the GMBM workshop. And as you can probably see there is no bike with me. It’s Maintenance Monday and I’m gonna be discussing what tools you should have as a home mechanic to build a little toolbox for yourself. (upbeat music) Right, first off, and this one is an essential […]