The Brain Bucket

Tips for Beginners: How To Perform a Motorcycle Pre-Check

Apr 28, 2019 6:00:00 PM / by Logan Reed

Learn basic motorcycle maintenance tips before the rubber meets the road this Spring.

We know how eager you are to get your bike on the road this Spring, so RumbleOn recruited two of the most knowledgeable Bucketheads we know to show all you first-timers – and remind all you veterans – how to perform basic motorcycle maintenance.

Their names are Nick and Will. Both were obvious picks to be your resident ‘how to’ guys after we discovered just how passionate they are about the motorcycle basics and DIY motorcycle repairs. They’ve so much in store for the riding community, and we can’t wait to share it with you all.


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This week, Nick and Will show us how to perform a motorcycle pre-check, including anything they might’ve learned in their many years as a hobbyist and career mechanic, respectively. I’ve learned a lot from these two already and can’t wait to put their tips to the test the next time I decide to ride. Seriously, these two know motorcycle pre-checks like the back of their hand. See for yourself!


What topics would you like Nick and Will to cover in our next video? Leave a comment and weigh in!


Topics: Motorcycles, Videos, The Brain Bucket

Logan Reed

Written by Logan Reed

Rider. Writer. Harley life-r. Follow my coverage of everything from tips for motorcycle riders, to motorcycle humor, and everything else to do with living life on two wheels.