Can You Leave an Electric Bike Outside? We all know that electric bikes are amazing. They help us get around without breaking a sweat, and they’re just so much fun to ride. But can you leave an electric bike outside?
The answer, unfortunately, is yes and no. Here’s why:
1. Some Electric bike components are made of delicate parts that can be damaged over time by the elements. Do you want to risk your investment by leaving it out for the sun and rain to attack it?
2. Electric bikes need to be charged regularly, and if you leave them outside, they may not get the charge they need. Yes, you can run an extension cord, but wouldn’t a nice inside spot be better?
3. Electric bikes are an investment, and if you leave them outside, they could be stolen. There are unscrupulous individuals out there that will take your toys. Get a bike tent to keep it hidden from prying eyes.
There you have it. While you can leave it out. The better question is should you leave your electric bike outside? But don’t worry, there are plenty of other places you can keep it safe and sound. Just make sure you bring it inside when you’re done riding for the day. Or you could look into some of the very affordable Bike Storage Tents available.
P.S. I wrote another post about the Best Folding Electric Bikes and these sweet Electric Chopper Bike which can be easily stored inside away from the elements!