Keep your chain adjuster bolts from getting Stuck!
So I thought I would throw some head ache saving advice out there, while we are working with tires, and wheel bearings in the last few posts. Chain adjusters: There are several types, or brands available. They all do about the same thing. Some include axle blocks, some are just the adjuster. Bolt Brand adjusters […]Continue reading
Install a Dirtbike tire, The easy way.
Installing a tire can be someone’s worst enemy, lets try to make it easy for you. 1st thing inflate your tube, and install it into the tire. This insures that there will be no twists or pinch points in the tube. DO NOT install the tube when the tire is halfway on the rim. It’s […]Continue reading
Remove a Dirtbike tire, THE EASY WAY!
1st thing, let the air out of the tube by removing the valve stem core, use a vale stem core removing tool. Loosen the nut on your rim lock and leave the nut so that it is still threaded on generously at the end of the rim lock stud. For more information on the tools […]Continue reading
Things to remember when changing a tire, Theres more than just a tire and tube!
The rim is shaped specifically for 2 things: Tire installation, and Bead seating. The most over looked thing about tire installation is that the rim has a valley in the center of it, not just for looks but for purpose! The center area of a rim that dips inward towards the wheel hub and contains […]Continue reading
Are you just buying new tires? What about everything else?
Next I am going to go over some of the things you should consider buying or having on hand when you decide to change your tires. Tires – First you will want a fresh tire or pair of tires that are going to match your wheels, your terrain, and your riding type. Our favorite for […]Continue reading
Tools YOU NEED to Change a Dirt bike Tire
I will cover some must have tools, basic procedures, and tips about the dreaded tire changes. This will help make your life easy and have all of your friends paying you to change their tires. Everyone knows changing a dirtbike or mx tire is not fun to do. Tools needed -First thing to know about […]Continue reading