Mountain Bike Chain When To Replace. See our article, How to Clean a Bike, for more information. First, turn your bike upside down or place it in a bike rack.
Mat has been road.cc technical editor for over a decade, testing bikes, fettling the latest kit, and trying out the most up-to. People new to mountain biking might not know why the chain is important and what it looks like when it starts to show wear. Some gears have no wear, others have significant wear.
People new to mountain biking might not know why the chain is important and what it looks like when it starts to show wear.
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Failing to grease and clean components can result in a noisy ride at best. If your bike has been ridden for many years and the chain jumps and shifts by itself the odds are the chain is worn out. You will also need a replacement pin to connect the new chain, but this should come with the new bike chain.