Chainguard, Drivetrain & gears

Chainguard, Drivetrain & gears

How many gears do I need?
Gears are always a matter of preference and riding style. In general, a three-speed hub is well-suited to city riding, giving you enough control to tackle sm...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 10:58 AM
My gears are not shifting correctly, what should I do?
VanMoof bikes use hub gear systems, which are designed to be maintenance-free. If yours isn't working properly, please take your bike to a VanMoof bran...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 10:59 AM
Do I need to lubricate my chain?
Because our chain is fully enclosed, it's not necessary to clean or lubricate your chain as often as on a regular bike. For best performance, clean and...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 10:59 AM
My bike makes a creaking noise when I pedal, what's wrong?
A creaking noise from the pedals most likely means your bottom bracket is loose and needs tightening. It's an easy fix – just bring your VanMoof to the...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 11:00 AM
How long will the drivetrain last?
Your drivetrain is shielded from the elements by our custom chainguard, but it's still a good idea to clean and lubricate it now and then – at least ev...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 11:00 AM
My chain is skipping, what should I do?
If you notice your chain skipping or slipping while riding, please bring your bike to the Bike Doctors, or have it checked by a qualified mechanic. They...
Wed, 7 Aug, 2019 at 11:01 AM