Now What??

Owner's Guide to the care & feeding of your e-bike

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How to ride & take care of your e-bike:

Security - Don't lose that new bike:

  • The Best Bike Lock - Comprehensive guide to keeping your bike secure. Includes thorough listing of 3rd party tested bike locks. and many excellent tips for storing and locking your bike.

  • Best bike lock 2020 (June 2020) - D-locks, foldable locks and chain locks tested and rated by Bike Radar

  • Ways To Theft-Proof Your Wheels & Secure Components (April 2016) Locking Security Skewers, Seatpost Locks and more from The 2020 Bikepacking Bike Buyer’s Guide.

  • Best Bicycle GPS Tracker (March 2020) and 4 Best Bike Trackers for Catching Thieves Red Handed (March 2019: Useful buying guides for comparing GPS trackers to find your bike if it is stolen.

  • Register your bike in the free national Bike Index database to increase chances of recovering your bike if it is stolen.

  • Bike lockers - BikeLink provides card operated secure bike lockers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, plus locations in Davis, Sacramento, Santa Cruz, Tahoe, Southern California, Oregon, Washington, Las Vegas, Utah, St Louis, & Burlington VT 


Stories & Blogs Tales from riders about what it is like to ride an e-bike and how it can change your life, as well as blogs about maintaining and upgrading your bike and about policies to help more people get on e-bikes. Plus ways you can help share your story 

FAQ Our growing collection of the questions people ask: Cost? Rebates?  Good or the environment? How far & how fast? What about theft? Is it cheating?



San Francisco Bay Area info - where can I ride? (& park)

​To find info on where you can ride - and places to safely park and what transit you can take your e-bike on, see the San Francisco Bay Area e-bike info page​