How to change an electric scooter tire on scooters with split rim
How to change my electric scooter tire? This guide will be a proper step by step guide to provide additional help in changing your escooter tire. The whole process takes between 5-10 mins for experienced guys, 15-20mins for beginners. Promise you, this is not rocket science. It's really easy. This method is recommended by technicians from the factory and only works for the latest series of motor hubs, which are called split motor. To prevent this process put green slime or some other puncture protector in the tube before riding!
Here is how a split motor looks like from the outiside and inside
Step 1 Remove the nuts
Remove nut from both left and right side. This is the part where it holds the motor together. Take note, there are no wires to detach, please do not remove any wiring.
Step 2-Unscrew the disc brake
Step 3-Remove motor screws
Optional step - Knock the motor
This is to loosen the motor if it's too tight. Don't worry motor are built to last. They are tough. But don't knock too hard.
Step 4 - Open up the split motor
Step 5 - Change new inner tube
We have seen many cases where users do not need to change the inner tube, you can just patch it up with a sealant, that will work as well.
Step 6 -Pump Air
Pump just enough for you to put it back to the motor, just a little will do, remember, you can always pump more later.
Step 7 - Install tire to motor
This is the EASIEST. Just reverse the whole process to put your tyre back to the motor.