Wheels / Drive Train / Motor Arm Maintenance

Tightening or Loosening Your Kingpin
  You can determine how stable or maneuverable your board rides by adjusting your kingpin. If you want your board to be more stable at higher speeds take...
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018 at 8:05 PM
Diagnosing a Belt Skip
When the belt is worn down you'll hear it skip on hard acceleration and deceleration. This is what it will sound like:       If your board is makin...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:26 AM
Replacing a Drive Belt
Parts: Drive Belt   Tools and Materials: 3mm Allen T-Handle Skate T-Tool Thread Lock   Process On the side of the belt you want to remove / r...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:27 AM
Evaluating a Worn Out Pulley
Tools and Materials: 3mm Allen T-Handle Skate T-Tool   Process Use the Skate T-Tool to remove the axle nut and outer speed washer.     Pu...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:28 AM
How to Tighten the Motor Arm
Tools and Materials: 3mm Allen T-Handle 2.5mm Allen T-Handle Skate T-Tool Motor Arm Glue (This may come as a red bottle or metallic packet. It is not...
Tue, 29 May, 2018 at 6:12 PM
Removing and Replacing a Motor
Parts: Motor Replacement Kit Motor Pulley 2 x Pulley Set Screws 3 x Zip Ties 4 x Motor Screws Drive Belt Thread Lock  Tools and Materials:...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:30 AM
Removing and Replacing a Pulley
Parts: Pulley Replacement Kit: Pulley 2 x Pulley Set Screws Drive Belt Thread Lock   Tools and Materials: 3mm Allen T-Handle Skate T-Tool...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:30 AM
Wheels Spinning Different Lengths of Time
We often get asked if its a problem if wheels are spinning different lengths of time, or not completely in sync with one another, like the example below. Th...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:30 AM
How to Change the Wheels
Parts: 4 x Wheels (RideRiptide 83mm blue or ABEC11 90mm green) Optional: 6 standard bearings and 2 front (shorter) wheel spacers Tools and M...
Tue, 8 May, 2018 at 9:31 AM
How to Tighten Motor Screws
Tools and Materials: 3mm Allen T-Handle Skate T-Tool #2 Phillips Screwdriver 2mm Allen T-Handle (optional) Thread Lock (optional) Heat Gun or Hair Dr...
Sat, 12 May, 2018 at 10:45 AM