Bike Tech Tips

Home / Riding Tips / Bike Tech Tips
Tech Tip: Setting Your Ride Height

Tech Tip: Setting Your Ride Height

When it comes to setting up a bike to suit a rider, suspension is often overlooked. With a few simple tools, adjusting your rear ride height is relatively easy and can make a world of difference to how the bike feels and handles.

read more
Tech Tip: TRAIL SIDE CLUTCH REPAIR

Tech Tip: TRAIL SIDE CLUTCH REPAIR

A burnt-out clutch will slip and reduce drive to the rear wheel. Once it starts to slip, heat will build up quickly and bring you to a halt with no drive at all!

read more
Tech Tip: All Laced Up

Tech Tip: All Laced Up

Replacing a rim, or some damaged spokes isn’t as hard as it sounds. If you take your time, just a few simple tools will have you laced up in no time

read more
Tech Tip: Ultimate Protection

Tech Tip: Ultimate Protection

If you ride off road, sooner or later you’re going to hit something big and hard. That could be a costly impact, so why not start out with the ultimate protection?

Read More
Tech Tip: FUEL FOR THOUGHT

Tech Tip: FUEL FOR THOUGHT

If you like adventure or trail riding, most standard fuel tanks won’t hold enough to get you past the car park. So it might be time to fit an after-market big tank

Read More
Tech Tip: KEEP YOUR COOL

Tech Tip: KEEP YOUR COOL

Water cooling an engine does allow the extraction of maximum horsepower but the temperature needs to be controlled.

Read More

About us

DIRT ACTION is one of Australia’s leading and most exciting motocross, supercross, trail, enduro and FMX bike magazines. Each edition includes new tricks, in-depth articles and a wealth of technical know-how. With interviews and advice from top-class bikers and information about the hottest products and what’s going on, DIRT ACTION is the most popular magazine for young Australian dirt bike fans.

Subscribe

Contact us