News

Getting the most ride time out of your e-bike battery!
One of our most frequently asked questions is why riders are getting less miles out of their ride on a battery charge. There are a whole host of factors going into battery life – some within your control, some not...
DJ Bikes Back In Stock
Some of the hottest selling DJ Bikes models have been out of stock, or running low, on inventories of some of our e-bikes. Our popular City Bikes have been out of stock for several months, and we are almost out of...
Puncture resistant tires - new to DJ Bikes!
Our newest shipment of DJ Bikes includes the Folding Step Thru model, and we are excited to announce that this model now comes with puncture resistant tires. The remaining models will have the new tires at some point throughout 2021.What...
DJ bikes featured at new Canadian Ebike showroom!
We are super excited to announce our partnership with https://ebikecanada.com/, who have opened a showroom in Delta, British Columbia. Customers can come in and test drive a DJ ebike prior to purchasing it, or to choose their preferred model. We encourage our...
Klarna - now available to our U.S. customers. "Ride now; pay later!"
Klarna - now available to our U.S. customers. "Ride now; pay later!" We are pleased to introduce Klarna to our U.S. customers. What or who is Klarna? It's a company that finances purchases made on-line in the U.S. You have...
How DJ e-bikes can help you recover from the pandemic
It's been a long, hard year. Many of us are stressed, sluggish, and sedentary. E-bikes can help! They can allow you to escape the confines of your house, give you a good excuse for some fresh air and forays into nature, and...
Parlez-vous français?
We have many valued Canadian French-speaking customers, and are pleased to announce that we have now created French manuals for your convenience. They can be found in our Help Center using the following link. Nous avons de nombreux clients francophones...
New to DJ Bikes - how-to videos!
We are excited to let you know that we now have a how-to video library available on our website: https://dj-ebikes.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/folders/66000418481 Or click on Help Center, and scroll down to Owner's Corner, then How-to videos. You will find everything from how...
Support the E-Bike Act (U.S. only)!
Add your voice to a petition for a federal tax credit for electric bikes in the United States. The Electric Bicycle Incentive Kickstart for the Environment (E-BIKE) Act would reduce 30% of the cost (up to $1,500) of a new electric...
Exciting news: a new and improved web experience with DJ Bikes!
DJ Bikes is excited to announce its launch of a new and improved website! You will find navigation greatly enhanced, whether you are on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile device. There are some new features like “choose your bike,”...
“Ride Now; Pay Later”
New to our Canadian customers through paybright: options to pay for your bike in easy monthly installments. It’s never been easier to “Ride Now; Pay Later!”PayBright is the first Canadian fintech company to launch instant consumer financing for e-commerce purchases. After selecting PayBright as a...
How is customer service handled at DJ Bikes?
A frequently asked question is, “What will happen when I call or email DJ Bikes with an enquiry about a bike?” Whether you call or email us, our app will automatically assign you a case number, and the first available...
Buddyrider!
Ever wished you could bring your pet on your e-bike ride? Now you can! DJ Bikes is pleased to announce its new partnership with Buddyrider, a Canadian company that sells easy-to-install bike seats for small dogs and cats  (https://buddyrider.com in the...
Classifications of electric bikes in the U.S.
Electric bikes in the U.S. are classified at the state level, as there is a lck of federal regulation. This leads to confusion on behalf of e-bike riders, retailers and suppliers - outdated classifications at best, and no regular at...
velofix!
In addition to your local bike store, we are pleased to partner with and recommend velofix as an option for your e-bike assembly and repair. velofix is a mobile bike shop, with locations throughout Canada and the U.S. They come...
DJ Bikes' holiday hours
Hello, and Merry Christmas to all our loyal customers. We will be closing for a couple of days to allow our hard-working elves to rest and enjoy some festive cheer. Our holiday hours are: Thursday, December 24th 8:00 am –...
Delayed shipments of e-bikes
It's been a year of delays for shipping due to COVID, and now add in Christmas and a frenzy of on-line shopping. The courier companies we work with are all reporting significant delays, and deliveries before Christmas are not likely....
Winterizing your e-bike
We hope you live in a place that is far warmer than we are in snowy Calgary, Canada! For those who ride their bikes less often in the winter or perhaps not at all, here are our top seven tips...
DJ Bikes announces its new Customer Referral Program! Ride, refer, and save!
DJ Bikes is excited and proud to announce its new Customer Referral Program! You have been patiently waiting for this initiative.   The background is that we wondered how to invest our marketing budget and couldn’t get past our passion...
E-bike etiquette
Here are our top 10 friendly reminders on electric bike etiquette and safety: Remember that you are riding an ebike, not a motorcycle! Follow the rules of the road that non-ebikes are subject to, like hand signals when turning, yielding...
E-bike rebates?
A growing trend when it comes to green initiatives is electric bike rebates. Some states offer them, and the province of British Columbia in Canada does too (https://vancouverisland.ctvnews.ca/b-c-rolls-out-higher-rebates-for-e-bikes-1.5042182). Their popularity can be evidenced by a short-lived initiative in Edmonton, Alberta,...