Bike clean­ing kits

Bikes Etc - - CONTENTS -

Make yours the shini­est and smoothest-run­ning bike on the road.

With so many of your bike’s me­chan­i­cal parts ex­posed to the el­e­ments, it’s vi­tal to keep ev­ery­thing clean and well lu­bri­cated to en­sure smooth, has­sle-free run­ning and avoid them wear­ing out or break­ing pre­ma­turely. This is never more true than in the win­ter months when road crud is reg­u­larly sprayed all over your pride and joy. Grit and dirt seems to love noth­ing more than stick­ing to chain lube or find­ing an out-of-the-way spot to sit on your bike and cre­ate prob­lems through ex­tra fric­tion and there­fore wear of those vi­tal mov­ing parts. We’ve pulled to­gether a se­lec­tion of bike-clean­ing kits from the big play­ers and tested them out on the muck­i­est ma­chines in the Bike­setc fleet. While it’s pos­si­ble to buy all these prod­ucts in­di­vid­u­ally, a set of­ten pro­vides bet­ter value and en­sures you have ev­ery­thing you need from wash­ers and de­greasers to polish and lube, of­ten also in­clud­ing those one-off pur­chases such as brushes and sponges. Let’s find out how they per­formed…

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