Maintenance

Trail side maintenance: Oil change

As part of the series of posts about trail side maintenance, this one talks about oil changes. Doing an oil change is a basic maintenance job that every adventure rider should know how to do for their bike. Most mid-size and big adventure bikes have…

Maintenance

How to do chain maintenance on the trails

In this article we will have a look at chain maintenance on the trail. More specifically we will look at cleaning and lubricating your chain and what how to prepare for a broken chain. This post is part of a series on trail side maintenance…

Maintenance

How to deal with flat tire trouble on the trail

Adventure riding leads us to awesome places. Often in remote areas where there is no road side assistance. Those are the places we enjoy riding most. But those are also the places where a small problem can quickly turn into a big one if you…

Maintenance

How To Change Your First (Tubed) Motorcycle Tire

I have fixed many bicycle punctures, not a problem. But the thought of removing a motorcycle tire from its rim and putting it back on, has always intimidated me. Until last week. I ordered tools and tires from Adventure Spec and gave it a go in my shed.

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