Lithium-Ion ebike batteries use a similar technology to your laptop or mobile phone. They can absorb about 500-800 charging cycles before the performance starts to degrade. One full charge cycle is from 0% battery capacity to 100% battery capacity.
Should I charge my ebike after every ride?
IMPORTANT CHARGING INFORMATION
It is good practice to recharge as soon as is reasonably possible after the battery goes flat. We recommend charging after every ride, that way your electric bike is always ready for your next outing. Switch off the battery before charging. (If the battery has a switch on it).
How long will an ebike battery last?
You should typically expect a battery to last between 2 and 4 years if it is well maintained. (A lithium battery will slowly lose its capacity over time, even if it’s not used.)
Can you overcharge an e-bike battery?
Although you can’t always avoid temperature changes while riding, you should only leave your battery on it’s charger in mild conditions (60-70 degrees Fahrenheit is optimal). Don’t overcharge your e-bike battery! Overcharging can lead to decreased battery performance over its lifetime.
How often should you charge an eBike?
Just as you should only fully charge your battery every few weeks, you should also not fully discharge it all the time. It is recommended that you recharge your batteries when it has between 30% and 60% of its charge remaining.
Can I leave my eBike on charge?
Yes, you can leave your electric bike battery charging overnight. There’s no need to worry about overcharging or over-draining your e-bike battery.