Chain maintenance, along with regularly changing the oil, is one of the most important aspects of proper motorcycle maintenance. This is one aspect of basic maintenance that you can do on your own at home without any special tools. One of the most common issues with motorcycle chains is that they build up rust if not properly maintained. This rust won't have a noticeable … [Read more...] about How to Remove Rust From a Motorcycle Chain
Before buying my Honda CBR250R I spent weeks researching the best motorcycles for beginners. Eventually I ended up going with the CBR250R as my first bike. After a year of regular use i'm still completely happy with my choice and haven't found the need to upgrade yet. In this post I want to talk about why the Honda CBR250R is a great beginner motorcycle. Easy to … [Read more...] about CBR250R Review: Is the Honda CBR250R a Great Beginner Motorcycle?
Knowing how to buy a used motorcycle can save you 30% or more compared to dealership prices. Even the local used motorcycle market can be 10% to 20% more expensive compared to buying locally. With used motorcycles buyers get more for their money. Doing your research and following up with due diligence will make the transaction process easier and you'll avoid getting … [Read more...] about How to Buy a Used Motorcycle + Tips for Buying
In this post we'll take a look at how to winterize your motorcycle properly for winter storage. Winterizing your bike is one of the most important motorcycle maintenance steps for riders in colder climates. Pulling your bike to the back of the garage in October and letting it sit there until April is a bad idea. Storing your motorcycle like this will result in a … [Read more...] about How to Winterize Your Motorcycle
Here in Ontario, and in other places with harsh winter seasons, winter motorcycle riding is something many of us have considered. It's a terrible feeling to put your bike away at the end of October and let it sit untouched in the garage until April. You have two options when it comes to the winter season in your area: Winterize your bike and put it in storage … [Read more...] about Winter Motorcycle Riding: How to Ride a Motorcycle in the Winter Comfortably