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Default Lubricating New Bearings?

Hi All,

I have just ordered a complete set of Avid bearings for my L1.

Should I re grease / oil them all before fitting?

Wash them out and re grease / oil?

Just fit them as they come?

Interested to hear what you all do with new bearings.

Thanks
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Hi,


They are ready to use out of the packet.


If you want to keep on top of maintenance. After a few weeks running, longer if running in a clean environment, indoors etc. take the out and clean them off and re-oil.


Cleaning can be spray out or soak in motor spray / degreaser.
Check that each bearing is free running and smooth before re-assembly.


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Ive been using a new Bearing Oil from RC Race Prep Products on Facebook, my bearings just spin and spin now. Well worth checking out
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