Mechanical Components

Broken Kickstand on your Electric Bike? Let us help you.
Breaking your kickstand can sure be a pain! Whether you are just needing a short term solution, or looking for a long term replacement, the Ride1UP team can...
Tue, 5 Oct, 2021 at 3:47 PM
Chain comes off of rear sprocket while riding.
The first thing to check if is the adjustment of your rear derailleur. When you first assemble your bike, your derailleur may need to be tuned if you hear a...
Fri, 8 Oct, 2021 at 11:35 AM
Crank arms, chain ring, damaged, misaligned? What do I do?
Installing your crank arms and pedals, these are the best practices and tips to avoid mistakes:  Crank Arms: Be sure to orient the crank arms in oppos...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 4:19 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, 6 Jul, 2021 at 6:33 PM
Replacement Derailleur Hanger
If you are wondering where to find a spare or replacement derailleur hanger, look no further.  The following link will bring you to
Thu, 13 Jan, 2022 at 11:25 AM
Resetting Shifter Gear Indicator
Over the course of ownership, the orange gear indicator in your Shimano shifter may stop working. Fortunately this is an easy fix and the shifter likely doe...
Thu, 30 Sep, 2021 at 2:26 PM
Saddle & Seatpost Adjustment
TABLE OF CONTENTS Saddle Adjustment: Adjusting Fore & Aft./ Saddle Angle: Saddle Height Seatpost Replacement, Modification or Upgrade Whether ...
Thu, 27 Jan, 2022 at 2:17 PM