Servicing with your local mechanic
Today we received another query on this topic. It’s a common misconception that servicing your bike at your local motorcycle mechanic and not the dealership will void the warranty, but this is not the case. Read more from motorbike writer Mark Hinchliffe.
Is non-dealer bike servicing risky?
How often do you check your brake pads for wear?
We all know how important good brakes are to our safety when riding a motorcycle.
Checking your brakes regularly should form part of your bike maintenance routine so you don’t get any nasty surprises while out on the road.
Definitely DON’T let them get to this stage.
Not only is this potentially dangerous, it means unnecessary wear on the brake disc. In this case both pads and disc had to be replaced.