A Comprehensive E-Bike Blog

Here at Leeds Bikes, we strive to provide the most useful e-bike advice, as well as up-to-date stories, in our mission to share our love of e-biking. Whether you’re looking for more information or you just enjoy reading about electric-powered bikes and e-bike conversion kits, you can find everything you need in our e-bike blog.

These articles are packed with information ranging from e-bike conversion kit installation guides to help you successfully get the most out of your new Leeds Bikes gear to electric bike videos that give you a more comprehensive overview of your equipment.

If you’re new to e-bikes and you’re thinking of getting one, our electric bike blog is a great place to start! Once you’ve figured out exactly what you need to get around more efficiently, make sure to shop our collection of e-bikes and electric bike kits. Contact us to learn more about the bikes or accessories that have caught your eye!

E-Bike Kit Motor Hub Axle

Video | Electric Bike Motor Axle does not fit into the Bicycle Fork Dropouts

If the axle does not fit into the dropouts because it is slightly too big, you may need to file the inside of the dropouts in order to fit the axle on the e-bike kit motor.

electric bike motor is making funny sound

Electric Bike Motor is making a Funny Sound

Sometimes when the electric bike kit is installed incorrectly a scraping sound may occur. If this happens, please check the following to ensure a proper ebike kit installation:

ebike motor is rubbing against fork

Video | Electric Bike Motor is rubbing against the Fork

If the electric bike motor is rubbing against the front fork try the following options and watch the alternate electric bike kit installation video below:


Stay Informed

No matter where you are in your biking journey, you can come to our e-bike blog to learn more about how your equipment works and dive deeper into developments within the community.

Whether you plan on purchasing an eco-friendly electric bicycle for your commute or a powerful battery-powered bicycle you can hit the trails with, our e-bike blog will act as the main hub that guides you step-by-step through the process of choosing and using the right bike for your needs.