Once you have decided to upgrade to tubeless tires, the next step is to get ready to make the switch. You may be able to upgrade to tubeless tires on your current bike. If you decide to do so, this is a good winter project, and you can look forward to a nicer ride and fewer flats in the spring. So how can you go about switching over?
Check Out Your Current Rims
Follow these 4 easy steps to ensure that your current rims and tires are tubeless compatible.
1. The best way to figure out if your current rims and tires are tubeless compatible is to consult the manufacturer. They will often indicate on their website which year and models are "tubeless ready." Newer bikes tend to come with tubeless compatible tires, but are typically set up with tubes.