9 Mechanical Skills Everyone Should Know | Essential MTB Maintenance Skills

Published on May 23rd 2020


As mountain bikers we all need to have at least some basic mechanical skills to keep your bike in good shape. Here's Doddy with his essential MTB maintenance skills 🔧 Subscribe to GMBN Tech: http://gmbn.tech/subscribetogmbntech Pick up official GMBN merch: https://gmbn.tech/tS Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Using allen keys, changing a tyre and setting it up tubeless, adjusting your cockpit to your preference, setting up your suspension and gears correctly, servicing your dropper post and bleeding your brakes. These skills are all easy to learn and will help you become a self sufficient mountain biker! 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... 📹 Convert to tubeless here: https://gmbn.tech/HowToConvertToTubeless 📹 See what you can do with a multi tool here: https://gmbn.tech/Howfar 📹 Get perfect shifting here: https://gmbn.tech/perfect 📹 Install a dropper post here: https://gmbn.tech/dropperessentials 📹 Bleed Shimano brakes here: https://gmbn.tech/realtimebrake 📹 Bleed Sram brakes here: https://gmbn.tech/bleedingedge If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 https://gmbn.tech/tR 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Weapon Throw 4 - SFX Producer Strapt (Instrumental Version) - Pandaraps Hot N' Sweet (Instrumental Version) - Park Lane I Wanna Run With You (Instrumental Version) - Gloria Tells A Little Goes a Long Way (Instrumental Version) - Chase Hughes Heart On The Run (Instrumental Version) - Park Lane On Autopilot - August Bust Nonetheless - Rockin' For Decades South Is That Way (Instrumental Version) - Lofive 2 #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