Motorcycle DIY: How To Check Your Bike’s Wheel Bearings

Image Credit: Video Screenshot
Image Credit: Video Screenshot

A smooth ride is one of the most important parts of having a motorcycle, and there’s no better way to ensure smooth roads ahead than to maintain the condition of your motorcycle’s wheel bearings. The wheel bearings are an integral part of what keeps your motorcycle in top shape, which is why today, we’re sharing a how to on checking those pesky little wheel bearings.

It costs a lot of money to take your motorcycle to the dealer to have maintenance done, so if you’re one of those hands-on motorcycle owners, this post will be especially helpful to you. If you are confident enough to maintain and repair your motorcycle, it will save you lots of time and money in your bike’s maintenance. The average oil change can even save you thousands over the lifetime of your bike, if you know how to do it yourself.

Watch the informative and help video below, on how to check and maintain your motorcycle’s wheel bearings below, and tell us in the comments if you have any other helpful tips to add to the video. The DIY is courtesy of Ari, from the MC Garage vlog. He has a ton of helpful tips and how-to’s about your motorcycle!

Motorcyclist Magazine – Timeline | Facebook

VIDEO: Help keep your motorcycle rolling smoothly with regular wheel-bearing inspections. Not sure what to look for? WATCH:



Related Article: How to Buy a Used Motorcycle