How Do You Check A Motorcycle’s Oil Level?

How Do You Check A Motorcycle’s Oil Level?

Modern motorcycles are incredibly reliable, but they still require you to check a few things in order to keep them running at full potential. The engine oil is one of those items you should never neglect. After all, you don’t want to run your high-revving, manufactured-to-aerospace-tolerances, and extremely-expensive-to-replace engine without the proper lubricant, do you? Additionally, an engine’s oil can reveal a good bit of information about the condition of its internals to even a…

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How to properly check your motorcycle’s tire pressure

How to properly check your motorcycle’s tire pressure

OK, I know, checking a motorcycle’s tire pressure is super easy. All you do is take out your handy tire gauge and apply it correctly to the wheel’s valve stem. Well, yes…and no. Tire manufacturers recommend that you check your bike’s air pressure when the rubber is cold – meaning at ambient temperature. If you’ve ridden your bike in the last few hours or have parked it in the sun, where the tires can absorb…

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Top 10 Things To Check When Your Bike Won’t Start

Top 10 Things To Check When Your Bike Won’t Start

You know the old saying: There are motorcyclists who have gone down, motorcyclists who are going down, and motorcyclists who are going to go down again – down to their garage only to find that their bike won’t start. Even with today’s improved batteries, if it hasn’t happened to you yet, it will. So, before you pull out your phone and call Uber or your buddy with a pickup truck (You have one of those,…

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Check Out Whats New With MotoVentures In 2015

Check Out Whats New With MotoVentures In 2015

MotoVentures, one of the premier off-road motorcycle training centers, located in Southern California, has plenty of news to share with everyone. Headlining this news are SoCal training dates and summer time hours, plus dates for the 2015 Kids 2-day Summer Day Camps, the sixth year MotoVentures has been running these camps. MotoVentures is also proud to announce that BMW has loaned the school use of a 2015 GS800A, which the crew has outfitted with bash…

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Top 10 Things to Check Before You Ride

Top 10 Things to Check Before You Ride

We all know we should perform a pre-ride check, but let’s be honest, we tend to skip them from time to time (or more frequently), don’t we? We’re only human, and that silly little check before we hit the road isn’t that important, is it? It’s not like we’re flying an airliner thousands of feet above the ground with hundreds of people on board. While we may think that only our lives are at stake…

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