How to Clean the Black Side of Your Skateboard?

Answer The black stuff that resembles sandpaper on the top of your skateboard is called grip tape. This crucial part of the board provides traction, helping you keep your feet on the board and perform tri... Read More »

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How to Spring Clean Your Skateboard?

When spring has sprung, and the sound of skateboards is in the air, it's time to clean up the old board and get it running like new again. Here's how.

What do i clean my skateboard bearings with?

Citrus-based cleaners clean skateboard bearings but may leave behind a sticky residue that will collect dirt and damage the bearings in the future. Solvents are a superior option but may be dangero... Read More »

How do I clean skateboard bearings?

Use a ratchet wrench or skate tool to remove the skateboard's wheels. Remove the bearings and take off their shields with an object like a paper clip or the head of a flat-head screw-driver.Spray t... Read More »

How to Clean Skateboard Bearings?

Clean bearings cut back on wear on your board, make it go faster and stop the wheels from seizing up (make you eat pavement). Here's how to clean them.