How To Replace A Chain And Cassette On An EMTB

Published on July 30th 2018


Chains and cassettes on an E-bike go through a lot of wear and stress as a result of the extra torque, power and distance you can ride. A clean drivetrain will significantly extend the longevity of the chain and cassette, but as with most moving parts on mountain bikes, they do require regular upkeep and replacement. Subscribe: Our shop: As with any essential maintenance on your e bike, it's always important to remember to remove and disengage the battery before starting work ⚡️ Determining the wear on your chain and cassette is very easy. Most tool or drivetrain manufacturers supply wear indicator tools. Replacing the cassette and chain is straightforward, with only a few inexpensive specialist tools required. Remember to measure your old chain in order to correctly fit the new, and to replace the old with the same as before, unless you're changing the gear ratios as well. You'll be surprised how easy the process is, and it will make all the difference in your gear shifting. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More videos... 📹 Replace a Bosch Chainring | 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: