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: Typically this...
Wed, Jul 20, 2022 at 6:32 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, Aug 31, 2021 at 2:11 PM
Creaking Noise or Clicking from Crank Arms while Pedaling
If you hear a creaking or squeaking as you pedal. It could be number of things, but it is often that your crank arms are not properly tightened. If not reso...
Tue, Jul 6, 2021 at 6:33 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...
Tue, Jan 10, 2023 at 3:26 PM
Electric Bicycle Maintenance Intervals
The most important thing you can do to ensure hassle free riding and extend the life of your bike and components, is a little bit of preemptive maintena...
Wed, Jan 11, 2023 at 12:56 PM
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, Dec 28, 2021 at 9:13 AM
How should I store my ebike for the winter?
If you are planning to store your bike during the winter, or for any extended period without use, there are a few things you can do to ensure the health and...
Tue, Nov 15, 2022 at 11:14 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, Jan 18, 2022 at 9:55 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...
Mon, Jan 9, 2023 at 4:25 PM
Ride1UP Electric Bike Battery Health - Dos and Don'ts
How to get the most out of your Ride1UP electric bike battery... TABLE OF CONTENTS Charging Your Battery Battery Longevity Battery Care - What to do...
Thu, Nov 10, 2022 at 12:06 PM