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Essential Tips & Tricks for Proper Maintenance: Sur-Ron X / Talaria Sting

Essential Tips & Tricks for Proper Maintenance: Sur-Ron X / Talaria Sting - EVFREAKS

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Sur-Ron X and new Ultra Bee as well Talaria Sting - these electric bikes have gained tremendous popularity among enthusiasts and riders looking for an exhilarating and eco-friendly sustainable experience. To ensure that your bike continues to deliver optimal performance and longevity - proper maintenance is key. In this blog post, we will share some essential tips and tricks to help you maintain your Sur-Ron and Talaria electric bikes in top condition.

1. Regular Cleaning:

Keeping your bike clean is crucial for maintaining its performance and longevity. After every ride, take a few minutes to clean your bike. Use a gentle, non-corrosive cleaner and a soft cloth or sponge to remove dirt, mud, and debris. Pay special attention to the chain, sprockets, and other moving parts. Do not jetwash it in any case - use garden hose.


2. Battery Care:

The battery is the heart of your Sur Ron or Talaria electric bike. To prolong it’s lifespan, make sure you follow these tips:

   - Always turn the main braker OFF before connecting / disconnecting the battery either is it a OEM stock Sur-Ron / Talaria Battery or either is it one of our upgraded EV FREAKS High discharge 72V battery for Sur-Ron / Talaria / Ultra Bee / E-MX / Kart applications.

   - Charge the battery after each ride or whenever it reaches a low charge level. Avoid letting it deep discharged - no less when 20%.

   - Always keep an eye on your battery while charging - don’t leave it unattended.

   - Store your OEM or upgraded battery in the room temperature enviroment when not in use. 

   - Store your battery at 80% when not in use for longer time periods.

   - If you have possiblity store your battery outside your house and living area.

   - Regularly inspect the battery for any signs of damage, such as leaks or swelling, melting connectors. If you notice any issues - you can always send us an email at


3. Brakes Maintenance:

Proper brakes maintenance is essential for optimal performance and safety. Follow these guidelines:

   - Check the brakes pressure before every single ride.

   - Check the brake pads for wear and adjust the brake lever tension if necessary.

   - Keep the brake calippers clean after every ride.

   - Bleed your brakes when they becomes more spongy and flush your system with the new mineral oil if you are running Magura MT5 or MT7 brakes from EV Freaks or anywhere else and use DOT5 for Hope tech brakes.


4. Lubrication:

Keeping the moving parts of your Sur-Ron properly lubricated is crucial. Here are some key areas to focus on:

   - Apply chain lubricant regularly to keep the chain running smoothly and prevent rust.

   - Check your primary belt tension or chain tension if you are running EV Freaks Upgraded Primary Chain Kit #219 Conversion

   - Lubricate pivot points, such as the suspension components - Triangle and Linkage. Either it’s stock or EV Freaks Upgraded Reinforced Triangle , Reinforced Linkage for Sur-Ron.


5. Inspection and Adjustment:

Perform regular inspections and adjustments to ensure that your beloved bike is in optimal condition. Some areas to focus on include:

   - Bolts and fasteners: Regularly inspect and tighten all bolts and fasteners to prevent any potential issues during your rides.

   - Suspension: Inspect the suspension components for leaks, damage, or excessive play. Adjust the suspension settings as per your riding preference.

   - Check your headset tension and handlebars stem or direct mount.



Proper maintenance is vital for ensuring the longevity and optimal performance of your Sur-Ron / Talaria electric bikes. By following these essential tips and tricks, you can keep your bike in top condition and enjoy countless thrilling road and off-road adventures. Remember with regular care and attention, your Sur-Ron / Talaria / Ultra Bee electric bikes will continue to provide you with an electrifying riding experience for years to come. Happy riding!