Pedego Maintenance - bike seat

Pedego Maintenance: Riding on a Cloud

Pedego Maintenance Blog #5

By Jessica Skelton – Pedego Qualicum Beach Mechanic

There aren’t many things that can ruin a good bike ride faster than a sore bum. Thankfully, however, most Pedego bikes are equipped with wide comfort seats to help keep you, and your tush, happy. With a few quick adjustments, you can make it so you feel like you’re riding on a cloud.

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Pedego Maintenance: Learning to Speak Bike

Pedego Maintenance blog #4

By Jessica Skelton – Pedego Qualicum Beach Mechanic

Here and there, bikes will make some sort of noise. While annoying, these squeaks, scrapes, rattles and clicks are your Pedego’s way of letting you know something isn’t quite right. Like learning any “language”, it can take some time to understanding what all the new sounds mean; so here’s a handy guide to some basic Bike Speak.

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Pedego Maintenance: Tools From a Different Toolbox

Pedego Maintenance blog #3

By Jessica Skelton – Pedego Qualicum Beach Mechanic

The back shelves at Pedego Qualicum Beach are filled with all the usual trappings of a bike shop: spare parts, new tubes and extra accessories.

The tool bench, on the other hand, includes a few items usually more associated with the home than a mechanic’s space. A Crème Brule torch sits beside the screwdrivers; hairspray, nail polish and cotton buds are tucked in alongside the acetone and chain lubricant.

So, what purposes do these household items serve at Pedego? Read on to find out!
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