Before the beginning of the new season you should make a general bike maintenance and deep repairs what in many cases need special tools and skills. In this article we will be talking about how to check your bike during the season and at least one time a week if you ride regularly. Let check another great short video made by Global Mountain Bike Network.
But to do this basic bike maintenance, we need several tools, in the next video we can look at what tools is a must to have.
Everybody knows that, but much of us do not do that. Common excuses are that: “tomorrow i am going to ride again”, “i am too tired”, “its dark” and so on. However, it is good to take a time and wash your bike after each ride to extend the life span of many components. Particularly if you ride on dusty and muddy roads. These two combinations can considerably negatively impact on several bike parts.
In the following videos you can find how to
how to wash your bike properly – 30 minutes and
how to wash your bike in 5 minute – if you are tired and going to ride again tomorrow.