E-Bike Kit Installation

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electric bike pedal assist sensors ease the commute

The Benefits of a Pedal Assist Sensor

If you own an electric bike, you already know the different ways of activating the electric assist of your e-bike: hand throttle controls and pedal assist sensors (PAS). Which is better between the two ebike accessories? Of course, there’s no clear answer. It all comes down to how you plan to use your e-bike and…

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electric bike wheel pressure

A Beginner’s Guide To the Perfect Electric Bike Tire Pressure

There is a huge amount of debate around how to get the perfect bicycle tire pressure. Optimum pressure varies due to a number of factors and because of this there are no fixed rules. Keep in mind, the same physics and factors that apply to regular bicycles also apply to electric bikes and there are certain…

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500 Watt Electric Bike Kit Rear Carrier Assembly

500 Series Electric Bike Kit Rear Carrier Assembly Instructions

Electric Bike Kit Rear Carrier Battery Assembly Instructions Begin the assembly of the 500 Series Electric Bike Kit rear carrier battery by removing any existing rack from the rear of the bicycle. Be sure to keep the attachment bolts as you will need them for the new carrier. If there is no existing carrier and you do…

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electric bike pedal assist sensor installation

500 Series (500 Watt) E-Bike Kit Pedal Assist Sensor (PAS) Installation Instructions

The Leeds 500 Series (500 Watt) Electric Bike Kit comes standard with a pedal assist sensor (PAS). The installation of the new PD-DH2 is straight forward and allows the rider to activate the electric drive system by pedaling. The patented dual semi-circular PAS is simple to install as it is efficient. E-BIKE PAS INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS…

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Installing an electric bike kit by LEED is easy.

Video | 500 Series (500 Watt) E-Bike Kit Installation Instructions

Installing the 500 Series Electric Bike Kit is not difficult, but it’s not as easy as the 250 Series Electric Bike Kit. Please follow the step-by-step guide below, refer to the installation video for visuals, and read the detailed installation guide, which includes images of components and troubleshooting by downloading the Leeds 500S User Manual before installing the 500 Series…

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LEED Mechanic measures a bicycle wheel to convert the bike to electric with an e-bike kit.

How to measure your Bicycle Wheel before converting to an E-Bike

When you purchase a new electric bicycle conversion kit from Leeds Bicycle Solutions, one of the first questions our checkout system will ask you is “What is your wheel size?”   While this may seem like a simple question, it can cause confusion for many people, and with good reason. There are so many different…

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electric bike kit installation clip

Video | 250 Series (250 Watt) E-Bike Kit Installation Instructions

Installing the Leeds 250 Series is easy. After you have measured the front forks and they are approximately 3.9″ you are ready to install the kit. Please follow the step by step guide and e-bike kit installation video below: Remove your old wheel. Place the ‘torque nuts’ on the 250 Series axle snug against the…

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electric bike kit front fork measurement

Approximately 3.9″ Measurement is required for Front Fork E-Bike Conversions

Our ebike kits fit 99% of bikes. Our kits have been shipped and installed on bicycles all over the world. If you wish to see some of our e-bike kits on bikes, please click here to visit customer e-bike photos. There are very few types of bikes that do not meet the size requirements, so be sure…

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tadpole electric trike

Rear Wheel E-Bike Kit Instructional

Many folks who are looking to convert their bikes into e-bikes are under the belief that rear wheel conversions are the best method for converting their bicycles to electric. This is a common false perception. They are surprised to hear that front wheel conversions are the most convenient method to go electric for bicycles. This is…

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250 watt electric bike kit installation

Video | 250 Series (250 Watt) E-Bike Kit 5 Minute Install in Real Time

Watch the 5 Minute Install in… five minutes. A standard installation takes five minutes. If you have v-brakes, installation is fairly straight forward. If you have a disc brake, part of the install requires removing the disc from your old bike hub and securing it to the planetary motor hub. Some disc brake systems may require…

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