Good news! The weather is finally getting colder. You know what that means…snow! I recently took my sled out to get it ready for the season and one of the first things I did was change the chain case oil. This is important for two reasons: 1. Chain case oil breaks down with heating and cooling […]
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Do the grips on your dirt bike look like this? If so, it’s time to swap them out for new ones. When you’re hitting jumps during a ride, I don’t think you need me to tell you how important a good handlebar grip is. There are lots of different kinds of grips ranging from waffle to half […]
Throttles cables are one of those things that can be overlooked when maintaining your dirt bike, but they shouldn’t be! Cleaning and lubing them on a regular basis will prevent the cable from fraying and snapping, ensure a smooth throttle action lowering the chances of arm pump, and help you avoid an accident caused by a jammed throttle. […]
During the summer offseason, I swap out a sled for a dirt bike and hit the course at my home compound. It’s one of the ways I stay sane when I’m missing the snow! Summer riding brings some unique challenges, though. The fluffy, white buffer between my ride and the Earth is gone. That means […]
One of the simplest ways to keep your dirt bike going strong is consistently lubing the chain. It sounds obvious, but some riders don’t do it often enough, or worse, don’t do it at all! Consistently using a good chain lube will keep your bike’s chain from corroding and will make it more pliable. This […]
The recent Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado entertained record crowds with their usual mix of high-flying thrills and daredevil acrobatics. Once again, Henkel was proud to be a part of the event through its sponsorship of three athletes whose names are known to every extreme sports fan. As is sometimes the case in such […]