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maintenance suggestions..

Grizzle

Monkey
Sep 7, 2005
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La Crescenta, CA
I would say keep the drivetrain as clean as you can, and use a good lube like T9. If you want to wash your bike, do not turn a hose on it, as that can get water in the shift housing. And also clean your disc brake rotors with rubbing alcohol every 2 rides or so. Keeping things clean in general makes stuff last alot longer, and operate smoother.
 

sanjuro

Tube Smuggler
Sep 13, 2004
17,411
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SF
Cleaning your bike is the first step. You notice the little things that way. I like to oil my chain with tri flow, wipe down, then reoil the chain and rewipe. The oil on the outside of the chain collects dirt.