Trailside Dropper Post Hacks and Bodges! | Beginner MTB Maintenance Tips

Published on June 3rd 2023


Dropper seatposts are one of the many innovations that have helped make mountain biking better, but despite the advances in tech that have come along with them they can still go wrong! Rather than letting your ride get ruined because of a problem with your post, Anna has some hints and tips for salvaging your seatpost and getting you home. ⏱ Time Stamps πŸ‘‡ 00:00 - Intro 00:23 - Broken Lever 02:16 - Broken Dropper Cable 03:47 - No Cable Cutters 04:47 - Slow Dropper Post 05:42 - Sticky Dropper Post Useful Links: Watch The UCI MTB World Series Elite Racing On GCN+ πŸ‘‰ Racing Highlights & More On GMBN Racing πŸ‘‰ Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ GMBN Adventure Must-Haves πŸ‘‰ Have you got any dropper seatpost hacks and tips to share with everyone? Let us know below πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή Choose the right dropper post πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎡 Eyes on the Prize - Ryan James Carr #gmbntech #gmbn #mtb #mountainbiking #dropperpost #beginnermaintenance The Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN) is the world’s largest and fastest-growing online mountain bike channel and community – and your destination for the best mountain bike content in the world. GMBN is dedicated to inspiring and unlocking your riding potential. Our videos cater to fans of every mountain bike discipline: from mile-munching cross-country (XC) riders, through adrenaline-fuelled dirt jumpers, gravity-hungry downhillers or aspiring enduro racers, and beyond. Every day of every month, our ex-pro presenting team are on hand to entertain and inspire you while also providing a uniquely qualified insight into the world of mountain biking. Every week we deliver original daily videos that include: Adventurous and entertaining features Mountain bike skills coaching Technical advice and guidance Mechanical know-how to keep you rolling A place for the riding community with our weekly Dirt Shed Show Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: Nukeproof Bikes: Orbea Bikes: Park Tool: Smith Helmets & Eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: Spank: Topeak: Garmin: Peaty's Products: Wahoo: Komoot: Worx Power Tools: CamelBak: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Racing - Electric Mountain Bike Network - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -