STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant: What You Need to Know
Whether you are an avid cyclist or someone who enjoys the fun and freedom offered by two wheels, a chain, and a frame, one thing is for certain – everybody loves bikes. If this statement were false, we wouldn’t have collectively come up with the phrase, “It’s just like riding a bike.” Additionally, Queen might have written a song about a different means of transportation in the late 1970s.
But it’s not enough to say that you love your bike. You also want to show it.
Preserving the things we care about is written in our DNA, that’s why the STA-BIL SPORT line developed a bike cleaner that doubles as a protectant shield against nasty elements like water, moisture, rust, and corrosion. It’s versatile enough to spray on all of your bike’s surfaces, and it couldn’t be simpler to use.
Read on to learn how STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant is the easiest way to show your bike that you care. After all, it’s designed to keep your bike looking new for longer.
STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant Explained
The STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner spray was invented specifically for bicycles. Its powerful cleanser quickly and easily removes nasties like dirt, grit, and salt from every surface. And for peace of mind, when it dries, it leaves an invisible protective shield for up to five weeks to guard against water, moisture, rust, corrosion, and powerful UV rays that can fade and discolor your gorgeous paint job.
The product works effectively on all bikes surfaces, such as metal, carbon fiber, plastic, paint, and even rubber on the sides of the tires. Don’t believe us? See so for yourself on the image below that showcases a bike wheel with and without treatment. The difference is clear as day, making this cleaner & protectant the ultimate companion for seasoned cyclists and casual riders alike.
How to Use STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant
STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant works on nearly all bicycle components and surfaces, but it’s important to note that you should never use it on brake pads. With that in mind, all you need is a soft towel and the product. Spray it on and wipe down the frame, handlebars, wheels, or any other component of the bike you want to clean & protect. It can be used on metal, carbon fiber, rubber, plastic, paint, and leather. Follow this process every five weeks to keep your bicycle in excellent shape. If you want to put the five-week timeline to the test, spray your bike with a hose after a ride to see how easily the dirt comes off. If grime sticks to the surfaces, you know it’s time for another treatment.
Keep Moving Forward with STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant
Opinions on bicycle maintenance vary based on who you are speaking with and your personal preference. Some avid cyclists are regularly cleaning their bikes and bring them in twice a year for a tune-up. Other folks may go years without getting their bike into a shop for cleaning or maintenance, but wish that could work and look better. Some people don’t ride that frequently, so they may not consider maintaining it, let alone take it in for an official tune-up at a local bike shop. But then after some time passes, they might begin to notice small areas of rust and corrosion.
STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant is designed to be simple and quick to use so anyone can easily clean & protect their beloved bike without a lot of complications or hassles. Now someone who has never even thought to take care of their bike can take a significant step to preserve and protect this cherished thing they love. The confidence offered by using this cleaner & protectant can keep all cyclists moving forward, whether it’s down a challenging trail or a quiet suburban street.
STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant FAQ
Bicycle maintenance products come in different shapes and serve multiple purposes. STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant was designed to erase any confusion with a simple spray bottle that accomplishes what you need. But if you’re still curious to know more about the product after reading through this blog, turn your attention to two common questions folks have.
Q: Do I need to wash my bike with water before using STA-BIL SPORT Bike Cleaner & Protectant?
A: No. You can spray the product on a soft towel and go directly to wiping down the surfaces of your bicycle.
Q: Is there a recommended timeframe to re-apply?
A: Use the bike cleaner & protectant once every five weeks if you want to experience the best results. Test this out by using a hose to try and remove dirt and grime in between treatments. If it rinses off easily, you don’t need to re-apply yet.