• Drive Belt


Drive Belt Replacement Kits can be purchased from our Parts Store here

Tools and Materials:

  • 3mm Allen T-Handle
  • Skate T-Tool
  • Thread Lock


Riptide Master Tool Kits can be purchased in our Parts Store here


On the side of the belt you want to remove / replace, use the Skate T-Tool to remove the axle nut and outer speed washer.

Pull off the Drive Wheel away from the drive train. If they get stuck pull the drive wheel spacer and flanged bearing off as well. Put to the side. 

One speed washer should remain on the axle.


Use the 3mm Allen T-Handle to remove the two screws holding on the belt cover. Put the belt cover and screws to the side.


Remove the belt put it to the side.



Put on the new belt.



Use the 3mm Allen T-Handle to replace the screws securing the belt cover. Put a drop of threadlock onto the threads near the end of each screw.

Note: Do not over-tighten the screws!

Replace the drive wheel. Install the rear wheel spacer (taller than the front wheel spacer) and then the flanged bearing.

Make sure this flanged bearing is pushed all the way in and is sitting flush.

Make sure the inner speed washer is present. 

Slide the whole wheel assembly onto the axle.


You may need to twist the wheel while pushing to get the drive gear teeth to catch the belt.

Make sure the drive wheel teeth properly catch the belt.

Install the outer speed washer, then the wheel nut.


Use the Skate T-Tool to tighten the wheel nut. Tighten it to the point where there is no horizontal play.


Belt Replacement Kit

"Belt Replacement Kit"