10 Common MTB Chain Maintenance Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

Published on November 1st 2020


The chain is one of the most important components on a bicycle and often one overlooked! In this video, Doddy shows 10 common chain maintenance mistakes and how to avoid them, so you can keep an efficient drivetrain and also prevent premature wear to other components! Hopefully, these top tips will help you save money and allow you to just focus on having a great time on your bike! 🤘 In assosiation with KMC - https://www.kmcchain.eu/ Subscribe to GMBN Tech: http://gmbn.tech/subscribetogmbntech Pick up official GMBN merch 👉 https://gmbn.tech/x4 Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Sign up to the GMBN newsletter: https://gmbn.eu/newsletter Please submit your content to our uploader: https://upload.gmbn.com/tech we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on GMBN Tech... 📹 MTB Survival Kit - https://gmbn.tech/SurvivalKit 📹 Maintenance Playlist - https://gmbn.tech/maintenance 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Socialite (Instrumental Version) - Jontha Links Stone Cookies - Dusty Decks Unfinished Stories - Ealot Friend of Me (Instrumental Version) - Pabi Sonko Aldrig (Instrumental Version) - PABI Every Second of My Life (Instrumental Version) - Vividry She Shines (Instrumental Version) - Terin Ector With U (Instrumental Version) - Deanz Suena Mi Tambor (Instrumental Version) - Cuba Quartet #GMBNTech #GMBN #MountainBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling Brought to you by the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech delves deeper into the bikes, kit and technology that powers your rides! Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in, and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. If it’s off-road tech you’re after, look no further! The weekly GMBN Tech Show showcases the latest and biggest tech stories, with more besides. Fancy some factory tours and first looks to keep you informed of how the latest tech has arrived, as well as what they do on the trail? You’ve got it. Want some in-depth maintenance videos give you the knowledge to set up, look after and upgrade what you’ve got? Yep, we’ve got them, too. Lots of ‘em. In fact, our presenting team consists of bike industry professionals with decades of experience of wrenching, writing, and working at the cutting edge of mountain biking so we can keep you informed, entertained and engaged with all the tech that drives mountain bikes forwards! Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: http://gmbn.eu/Canyon Nukeproof Bikes: http://gmbn.eu/nukeproof Pole Bikes: https://gmbn.eu/PoleBicycles Park Tool: http://gmbn.eu/ParkTool POC helmets and eyewear: http://gmbn.eu/POCsports crankbrothers pedals: http://gmbn.eu/crankbros Ergon: http://gmbn.eu/ergon Vittoria Tires: https://gmbn.eu/Vittoria FSA: http://gmbn.eu/fsa e*thirteen: https://gmbn.eu/EThirteen Topeak: http://gmbn.eu/topeak Garmin: https://gmbn.eu/Garmin Muc-Off: https://gmbn.eu/Muc-Off Mavic Wheels: https://gmbn.eu/Mavic crankbrothers seatposts: http://gmbn.eu/8b Komoot: https://gmbn.eu/Komoot Facebook - http://gmbn.tech/gmbntechfb Instagram - http://gmbn.tech/gmbntechinsta Twitter - http://gmbn.tech/gmbntechtwitte