How To Adjust And Tighten A Headset On An EMTB

Published on July 23rd 2018


A knocking headset is one of the most annoying things to encounter on your mountain bike, producing telltale vibrations under braking and can make steering difficult. This is usually the result of eroded headset bearings but thankfully there is an easy way to identify and address these issues. Subscribe: Our shop: Adjusting the tension on your headset bearings is pretty straightforward. In most cases you will only need a set of hex or allen keys. Follow these simple steps to keep your steering silky smooth, and if none of these tips help, the bearings might require regreasing or replacing. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More videos... 📹 How To Install Tubeless Tyres | The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is dedicated to igniting your passion for electric mountain bikes (eMTBs) by taking your riding further, faster and further than ever before. EMBN is dedicated solely to covering eMTB from every angle: from demystifying electric mountain biking, to inspiring you to go electric, helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride, and how to get the best from your eMTB experience. Every week, of every month we bring you videos on... The know-how… The skills… The tech… The inspiration… go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: the same thrilling freedom – only faster, going further, and more liberating than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: Thanks to our sponsors: Specialized: DT Swiss: Haibike: POC: WD40: Ergon: