Keep your bike running and safe
Your bike must be safe to ride. We ride an off-road bike and by nature, the environment we ride in is tough on the bike. Your bike needs to be maintained and safe to operate.
Best Practice Approach to Maintaining your Bike
Learn some basic skills to maintain your bike. Learn what you can do on your bike and when it is time to send the bike to a licensed technician. Your owner's manual runs through the simple tasks to keep your bike running. These include but are not limited to oil changes, adjusting the chain, and cleaning the air filter.
Learn about tools
Learn about the basic tools you will need for simple maintenance. What are the tools you will need but also where and how to use. Learn about torque wrenches and their proper use.
Learn how to look up parts
From time to time you are going to need to replace broken and worn-out parts. Learn how to look up parts for your bike. This includes both aftermarket and OEM parts.
Learn how to use the manual
The manual for your bike is your resource on how to properly maintain your bike. Your manual covers all the simple and basic task to keep your bike running and safe. Learn how to use your manul for simple task.
About the Event
This event is not intended to certify you, nor will it make you a motorcycle mechanic. The intent is to help you have a better understanding of your dirt bike and the potential problems that may affect the safe operation of your motorcycle.