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  1. Ann M.

    Creating a New Thread

    To create a new Thread in any forum section (let's use Trek as the example) you can click on the "Post Thread" button at the upper right part of the EBR Forum home page. This will pop up another screen that lists allof the different forums. Scroll down and click on the forum you want, in this...
  2. Ann M.

    Tips from an E-Bike Shop Owner for Buying a Used Electric Bike

    Buying a used electric bike can be an exciting way to get back into cycling or grab a bargain on a more expensive ebike. If you're uncertain an ebike is for you or you've got a set budget, a used ebike can be a smart option to buying new. Although this can seem like a challenging task, with a...
  3. Ann M.

    Innovations from Eurobike 2018

    In all of the glitz and hype at Eurobike 2018, several new bottom bracket and one down tube motor designs stood out among the new products. The Fazua Evation drive system with an integrated battery,motor & gearbox, Brose's Drive S Mag motor that's 15% lighter with the new flex power mode...
  4. Ann M.

    Basic Bike Chain Care

    Your bike's chain is an impressive component; mostly taken for granted yet a critical part whose care is often ignored. With up to 116 links and 8 parts per link, a bike chain has more moving parts than any other component on a bike. For power transmission, a chain drive is very efficient...
  5. Ann M.

    How to Make Your Bike Ride More Comfortable - Seatposts & Suspension Seatposts

    Few topics are as sensitive as the connection between you and your bike's saddle. The right seatpost can change a stiff, rigid bike frame into a more forgiving comfortable ride, dampening bumpy roads and potholes or smoothing an off-road trail. There's a significant impact force transmitted up...
  6. Ann M.

    Electric Bike Research Project

    Just wanted to share this post by Dave Mason of Kelton Global. The research project is legit; it was cleared with Court and sounds like an interesting opportunity, so please contact him at the information below: "Hi everyone! I work for a market research company called Kelton Global. We’re...
  7. Ann M.

    Simple Rear Derailleur Adjustment

    Do you hear an annoying grinding or clicking noise coming from the rear wheel of your bike or you can't shift into all of the gears? You need a simple rear derailleur adjustment. Besides having a quieter ride, your chain, derailleur and rear sprockets will last longer saving money by avoiding...
  8. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Velec Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Velec as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  9. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with EcoMotion Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from EcoMotion as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  10. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Trivel Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Trivel as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  11. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Pure Cycles Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Pure Cycles as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  12. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Electric Bike Company Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Electric Bike Company as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer...
  13. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with DJ Bikes Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from DJ Bikes as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  14. Ann M.

    Snakebite Flats, AKA Pinch Flats and How to Prevent Them

    There's nothing that can spoil a fine bike ride faster than an unexpected flat. Like many bike issues, pinch flats are an annoying but generally preventable problem. The next time you get a flat and are removing the inner tube from within the tire, take a close look and find where the...
  15. Ann M.

    Yamaha Announces Power Assist Electric Bicycles on Display at Sea Otter Classic 2018

    Yamaha Announces Power Assist Electric Bicycles on Display at Sea Otter Classic Yamaha Bringing Full Lineup of U.S. e-Bikes to World’s Premier Cycling Festival CYPRESS, Calif. – April 19, 2018 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces its complete line of Power Assist Bicycles for the U.S. market...
  16. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Amego Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Amego as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  17. Ann M.

    Visit London's Fully Charged Electric Bike Shop

    Court travelled to London to visit Fully Charged, a phenomenal electric bike shop. Started 4 years ago by Ben, looking for alternative way to get around, this London shop is located in a unique building full of charm & history and a kick butt coffee shop. Many of the top brands that we know and...
  18. Ann M.

    Overview of the 2018 London Bike Show by Court

    It's a swift paced overview of new ebikes that haven't made it to the U.S. yet and others that we're already familiar with along with a flash of some nifty accessories. Liked the trippy music overlay and Court lists all of the items he zoomed in on in a list below the video. Don't know how the...
  19. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Coboc Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Coboc as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...
  20. Ann M.

    Known Issues & Problems with Desiknio Products + Help, Solutions & Fixes

    No ebike is perfect, this is a thread dedicated to sharing known issues or problems with electric bikes from Desiknio as well as any help and solutions you know of. Sometimes that means a DIY fix and other times it can mean a recall, software update or part replacement by a dealer. Please be...