a new chain will have manufacturers grease, which lasts a good while. does this extend transmission life
Steve Austin said:I've worn chins on the MTB ina couple of hundred miles. Mud tends to make them wear quicker and stretch.
girofan said:Don't rely on the manufacturers grease. It attracts all the crap going. Clean it off when you remove it from the package. Re-lubricate with a good quality cycle chain lubricant and clean and re-apply at REGULAR intervals!