Upgrades:DrkAngel wrote:Passed 30,000 eBike miles.
Most impressively, just hit 10,000 on a single $316 2013 eZip Trailz LS.
2013 eZip Trailz LS
Replaced 24V 10Ah SLA with Homemade 25.9V 26Ah Laptop LiPo.
Regeared from 20T motored freewheel to 16T for 15 >> 20mph speed.
Added XT60 disconnect for rear wheel-motor
High-low-strobe front light
Comfortable hand grips
Replaced rear wheel spokes
Replaced failed rear hub
Replaced worn out motor sprockets, freewheel and multiple chains
Replaced and wore out Schwinn Kevlar belted "Comfort" tires
Fixed flats and replaced multiple tubes
Multiple brake pad replacements
New shiftier cable
New 24V controller (replacement is 24 - 36+ compatible - ran with homemade 33.3V Li-ion)
XYD-16 24V 450w brush, gear reduction motor has held up superbly!
Will retire for major service rebuild over the Winter
(Expecting 1st snow, so must drag Snow Beast out of storage!)