How Often Should You Service Your Mountain Bike? | MTB Maintenance Intervals

Published on December 5th 2020


As you ride your mountain bike, you will gradually wear things out. Many of your drive train components are consumable - and will need replacing; but other items on the bike need servicing to increase their life. It’s important to keep on top of this, if you leave things too long, what would have been a simple service can start costing you a lot of cash in spare or replacement parts. Here’s our guide to service intervals... Subscribe to GMBN Tech: Pick up official GMBN merch: Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Sign up to the GMBN newsletter: How often do you carry out maintenance on your mountain bike? Please submit your content to our uploader: we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on GMBN Tech... 📹 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Whole Grains - Brendon Moeller Turning Tables - Dusty Decks The Scope (Instrumental Version) - Nbhd Nick Feel Like I'm Dreaming - _91nova Fallin' Thru Time - Guustavv foreverlasting - Justnormal getting there - Justnormal More Scrubs (Instrumental Version) - Pandaraps Bad Robot - [ocean jams] #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: Nukeproof Bikes: Pole Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: crankbrothers pedals: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off: Mavic Wheels: crankbrothers seatposts: Komoot: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -