How to Clean Skateboard Bearings?
Cleaning Skateboard Bearings is an essential maintenance task that helps to prolong the life of your Skateboard, and ensure optimal performance. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to clean your Skateboard Bearings:
- Skate Tool or wrench
- Skateboard Bearing cleaner solvent
- Container or jar
- Clean rag or paper towel
- Remove the Skateboard Bearings from the wheels using a Skate Tool or wrench. Place the Bearings in a container or jar.
- Fill the container or jar with enough Bearing cleaner solvent to submerge the Bearings completely.
- Let the bearings soak in the solvent for several minutes to loosen any dirt or debris.
- Swirl the container or jar to agitate the Bearings in the solvent.
- Remove the Bearings from the solvent and place them on a clean rag or paper towel.
- Use a pin or needle to remove any remaining dirt or debris from the Bearings.
- Dry the Bearings with a clean rag or paper towel.
- Apply a small amount of lubricant to each Bearing.
- Reassemble the Skateboard Bearings back into the wheels.
- Spin the wheels to distribute the lubricant evenly.
Remember to clean your Skateboard Bearings regularly, especially if you ride in dirty or wet conditions, to ensure your Skateboard performs optimally.