How To Safety Check A Retro Mountain Bike | GMBN Freak Week

Published on November 1st 2017


This beauty, is Doddy's very retro Diamondback Sorento as used in GMBN's 'Weirder Rides' Halloween special ( It's complete with it's original Tiger stripe paint job and Doddy like it so much he's made it his new run-around! Pub bike, Beater, Clunker, Town bike...whatever you like to call them, this is how you safety check and maintain a retro mountain bike! Subscribe to GMBN: Get exclusive GMBN gear in the GMBN store! Mountain bike standards, engineering and materials have progressed a long way since the time of this Sorento and pretty much everything is different from your modern mountain bike! With that in mind here are some checks to carry out before buying a second hand bike. A full safety check is essential before riding, but also highly advised before purchase if you want to be smart with your money! Once you've got one though, you'll want to be sure to know how to maintain it! Now get out there and have fun on it! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GMBN... Check out this Retro Pro-flex! 📹 Things to check before buying: 📹 🎨 Textures from and 🎨 Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: