Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Tips to Maintain Old Bikes

By Urvi Subscribe to RSS | January 26th 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



Everyone who has ever owned a bike will agree to the fact over a period of time their bikes becomes an imperative part of their life, and in some cases it even becomes like a member of family. We all would’ve come across someone who has named their bikes or in fact even many among us would have named their bikes. This is the reason why we start taking care of the bikes like an own baby and protects it from any kind of harm. In some cases people even have preserved their first bike and have presented or showed them to their grand children. In some family there are certain vehicles that are passed on by one generation to another as a tradition. But the most important thing is to preserve the bike in a way that it can become a tradition for your family and that’s why I’ve compiled some vital tips for maintaining the Old Bikes just like new ones.

The Old Bikes are not like the new ones, and they already have taken the blows of time during their stay with you and hence now deserve to be treated and preserved gently. So check out some of the following tips to learn some easy but effective way of preserving your bikes like your traditions.

• Keep Away From Moisture

Moisture is the biggest foe of old bikes, and hence the far you keep your bike from moisture, the better condition will it be having. It’s a well known fact that moisture causes rust and corrosions in the metal parts of the bikes and hence reduces their life significantly. Rust in the metal part reduces the like of metal parts significantly and hence it’s always recommended to use a rust-proof polish for polishing the metal parts. Its also nice to have a regular inspection at the inner parts of the bike and provide the rust-proof polish there for saving the bike from corrosion in the places where generally your eyes doesn’t go.

• Regular Visit To Mechanic and Changing of Oils

Now, according to you your Old Bikes might be in top condition and ready to roll down the street, but there are chances that an expert mechanic might not agree to that. This is because a professional mechanic examines the areas that we as a normal bike owners doesn’t even know about. And hence the professional mechanic suggests the essential steps that need to be taken in order to take care of those areas. Its also very important to change the engine oil on regular basis. This enhances the life of the engine and keeps in functioning smoothly.

• Use Genuine Cleaning Equipments

The third and the last point might not sound all that impressive but trust me, when it comes to cleaning and maintaining the Old Bikes using genuine cleaning equipments is the best way to go. Be it the soaps, cleaning agents or the waxes you should always get the genuine ones always so as to make sure that they don’t affect the lifecycle of the parts of your bike in later stages.

So these are some of the really handy and practical tips for maintaining old bikes and if you own a bike and plans to preserve it with you for a long period of time then these tips are really handy. These tips not only will extend the life of your bike, but at the same time will keep it young forever.

Urvi - About Author:
Usedbikesdeal.com provides excellent information, buying guides and tips related to bikes. Starting from the small points such as buying a new bike to some serious bike issues like maintaining old bikes, the website provides information on each and every aspect of the biking. So if you own a bike or wants to know some information about bike this is the place to be.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/auto-articles/tips-to-maintain-old-bikes.htm

Related Auto Articles Subscribe to RSS

How to sort out the used bikes in Delhi
Published by Simmie on March 7th 2012 | Auto
Used bikes are available in cities like Delhi through second hand bike dealers and there is a full-f...
 
Information regarding the new Yamaha YZF R15 bikes
Published by Wilson Roy on August 10th 2012 | Auto
Yamaha YZFR15 is the latest offering of the company which is a pioneer name in the motorcycle indust...
 
Do you know the right prices for used bikes in Hyderabad?
Published by Simmie on March 31st 2012 | Auto
The used bikes in Hyderabad are available in plenty of second hand markets throughout the city. You ...
 
Latest bikes models in India with price
Published by Auto Infoz on February 24th 2012 | Auto
Indian bike market is witnessing a blitz of latest bike entries recently. This includes popular bike...
 
Top 5 sport bikes in India 2012
Published by Auto Infoz on February 7th 2012 | Auto
Bikes in India are ruling the Indian automobile sector for over 50 years and are the favorite choice...
 
Top 5 bikes in with 150cc
Published by Auto Infoz on January 23rd 2012 | Auto
Top Five Bikes with 150cc successfully established itself an important player in the Indian bike mar...
 
Learn more about used bikes in Bangalore
Published by Simmie on February 22nd 2012 | Auto
Getting a used bike in Bangalore may be easy enough but if you want to strike the best deals, it wou...
 
Know more about used bikes in Hyderabad
Published by Simmie on March 14th 2012 | Auto
For getting a used bike in Hyderabad that is in good working condition, it would be advisable for yo...
 
Get information on used bikes in Delhi!
Published by Simmie on March 12th 2012 | Auto
You should get all the necessary information on used bikes in Delhi before buying one. It is an impe...
 
Do a bit of research on second hand bikes in Kolkata
Published by Simmie on March 16th 2012 | Auto
In order to strike the best deals for second hand bikes in Kolkata, it is important that you do a bi...
 
Learn more about used bikes in Kolkata
Published by Simmie on February 15th 2012 | Auto
For striking a good deal in used bikes, one needs to have proper information about the used bikes ma...
 
Know more about second hand bikes for sale
Published by Simmie on February 2nd 2012 | Auto
If you want to know more about second hand bikes for sale, look up the classified ads web portal tha...
 
Buy second hand bikes in Bangalore
Published by Simmie on May 16th 2012 | Auto
In the recent years, the habits of the people have been transformed as per the advancement in techno...
 
How to get good second hand bikes in Ahmedabad
Published by Simmie on February 17th 2012 | Auto
In your quest to get a good bike for yourself, even if it is a used bike, you must make sure that it...
 
Bajaj Discover 125 ST belongs to the new generation of bikes
Published by Wilson Singh on August 7th 2012 | Auto
If you are impressed with the way Bajaj Discover 125 ST appears to be, and want to buy it, then you ...