Maintenance

Ownership precautions

500 Series & Core-5 - Rear Brake Caliper Adjustment
There are several ways to adjust the inner pad of the rear disk brake of your 500 Series or Core-5 Ebike. Adjusting off the bike: Assess the adj...
Fri, 26 Nov, 2021 at 7:01 PM
Can I Wash My eBike? Best Methods and Practices
Clean Your Ride1UP Electric Bike The Right Way Here at Ride1UP HQ, we are always thinking of our dedicated riders and our community. Riding your elec...
Tue, 31 Aug, 2021 at 2:11 PM
Checking Mechanical Components
TABLE OF CONTENTS Derailleur and Gears Brakes Tires Spokes Chain Derailleur and Gear Indexing: It is also important to routinely have you...
Thu, 11 Nov, 2021 at 4:33 PM
Electric Bicycle Lubrication
While the key areas of our bikes come lubricated from the factory there are several times where adding additional lubrication to certain areas can be benefi...
Fri, 15 Oct, 2021 at 11:38 AM
Electric Bike Safety Check
This list is not comprehensive. You are responsible for the regular maintenance of your bike and ensuring it is safe to ride. Ebikes often travel at hi...
Tue, 28 Dec, 2021 at 9:13 AM
How to remove/ install Grips
Removing friction fit hand grips can be very difficult if approached incorrectly! They are not made to simply come off by pulling on them. There are a few d...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 11:37 AM
Noise from Front Wheel - Whistling, whining, squeaking.
Occasionally after assembly or after logging some miles you may hear a whining, whistling, or squeaking from the front wheel. This is almost always resolved...
Tue, 18 Jan, 2022 at 9:55 AM
Noise from your Ebike Drivetrain?
If you hear noise coming from your drivetrain, it could be a number of things. We will review the possibilities below. Crank Arms, Pedals, and Bottom Br...
Fri, 4 Jun, 2021 at 10:52 AM
Pannier & Bungee Installation & Use Tips
The panniers are large and quite robust. However, some steps need to be taken to minimize the chance of a hook breaking. Not commonly an issue, but if you a...
Fri, 8 Oct, 2021 at 12:04 AM
Replacing Disc Brake Pads & Rotors
You can usually find replacement brake pads by searching for the model of brakes installed on your bike. Make sure the pads are the same shape as the one...
Tue, 2 Nov, 2021 at 7:25 AM