The 5 Most Common E Bike Maintenance Mistakes & How You Can Avoid Them

Published on February 1st 2021


We’ve all made mistakes in the workshop when maintaining our electric mountain bike, from leaving the e-bike switched on, not removing the battery, not using the proper tools, damaging a wheel with a spoke key or contaminated brakes. EMTB maintenance inevitably results in a few cuts and bruises, bodge jobs and frustration. Chris Smith shows you how not to perform bike maintenance and has a few tips for you to not to repeat them! 🔧 Subscribe to EMBN: Pick up official EMBN merch: Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @emountainbikenetwork Sign up to the EMBN newsletter: How many of these common workshop mistakes have you made? Have we missed one? Let us know in the comments below 👇 Please submit your content to our uploader: we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on EMBN... 📹 Check out our features playlist here: - 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Look Ahead - Gregory David Homewurk - Guustavv #EMBN #EMTB #MountainBiking #eBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling #Ebike #Mistakes #CommonMistakes The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: Instagram: Twitter: Thanks to our sponsors: Specialized: Haibike: Canyon: Ergon: Maxxis: Park Tool: Garmin: Muc-Off - Mavic Wheels: