Maintenance

Ownership precautions

500 Series & Core-5 - Rear Brake Caliper Adjustment
There are several ways to adjust the inner pad of the rear disk brake of your 500 Series or Core-5 Ebike. Use a 5mm hex wrench with a very short arm w...
Mon, 15 Mar, 2021 at 11:40 AM
Adjusting 700 Series fork. Preload/ compression
The fork on the 700 series has a preload adjustment, as well as a compression lockout. Its good to understand both so you can tune the fork per your rid...
Thu, 11 Mar, 2021 at 2:26 PM
Can I Wash My eBike? Best Methods and Practices
Clean Your Ride1UP Electric Bike The Right Way Here at Ride1UP HQ, we are always thinking of our dedicated riders and our community. Riding your elec...
Tue, 31 Aug, 2021 at 2:11 PM
Checking Mechanical Components
Derailleur and Gear Indexing: It is also important to routinely have your shifting mechanism tuned up by professionals, or become an expert yourself by wat...
Wed, 21 Apr, 2021 at 1:40 PM
Electric Bicycle Lubrication
While the key areas of our bikes come lubricated from the factory there are several times where adding additional lubrication to certain areas can be benefi...
Wed, 9 Jun, 2021 at 2:58 PM
Electric Bike Safety - Check Before Every Ride
This list is not comprehensive. You are responsible for the maintenance of your bike and ensuring it is safe to ride.  Ebikes often travel at high speed...
Wed, 21 Apr, 2021 at 1:43 PM
How to remove/ install Grips
Removing friction fit hand grips can be very difficult if approached incorrectly! They are not made to simply come off by pulling on them. There are a few d...
Fri, 29 Jan, 2021 at 2:57 PM
LMT'D Air Fork Suspension - Shock Settings and Info on Adding Air
To add air you will need a shock pump.  Most shock pumps have a guide for the air to rider weight ratio which will tell you how much air to use.  For ...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 6:52 PM
LMT'D Bottom Bracket Torque Sensor
*Current generation of LMT'D bikes are equipped with a cadence sensor and not a torque sensor. PAS not working properly? Clicking noise or feeling wh...
Fri, 28 May, 2021 at 6:38 PM
Noise from your Ebike Drivetrain?
If you hear noise coming from your drivetrain, it could be a number of things. We will review the possibilities below. Crank Arms, Pedals, and Bottom Br...
Fri, 4 Jun, 2021 at 10:52 AM