reliability

  1. D

    EBR reviews barely mention reliability/repairability

    Court, I suppose your reviews offer clues for assessing reliability, but for those of us new to e-bikes and not deeply knowledgeable about bikes in general, its very difficult to judge probable reliability. I’m surprised at my inability to find an online “E-Bike Buyers Guide” that even mentions...
  2. Dewey

    Motor reliability database Pedelecmonitor

    https://pedelecmonitor.wordpress.com/mittelmotoren/ Change the language to English. Go to the top menu for Engines & Statistics (Motoren & Statistiken) and select mid-drive or hub motors. Voluntary registration so the sample size is small, and it's predominantly European so the engines will be...
  3. Popeye Gordon

    Organic transit ELF owner with 28 months experience

    Hello, I just signed up to participate here after a conversation with the EBR editor, Court is friendly and was concerned when I told him his two Youtube ELF reviews are getting outdated due to continued product refinements of the factory in Durham NC. They have shipped over 800 units now. I am...
  4. M

    Reliability, function, safety in wet rainy weather

    Got a question for you extremists: How well does this BBSHD product perform in wet weather i.e. Heavy rain? I'm talking about the electrical parts like buttons, throttle control, LCD, switches, connections etc. I understand that it has an IP42 rating on the motor. But will the switches short out...