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Disc Brakes – Basic Adjustment – by Northrock Bikes

Northrock Bikes Presents – This video describes steps for making basic adjustments to your bike’s disc brakes. This video is intended as a guide only. For further details on how to assemble your NORTHROCK bicycle and clarification regarding proper maintenance and safety, please read included assembly guide and refer to the Owner’s Manual. Before riding, Northrock Bicycles recommends that you take your bike to a bicycle specialist for final assembly, safety check, maintenance, and fine-tuning. Northrock Bicycles assumes no responsibility for assembly and/or failure to follow safe […]

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Basic Bicycle Repairs : How to Adjust a Bicycle Wheel Hub

Bicycle repair advices. Learn how to adjust the wheel hub on a bike with expert tips on bicycle repair in this free video clip. Expert: Russel Hopkins Contact: SLCbikecollective,org Bio: Russel Hopkins has been a bike mechanic for the last 12 years. source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, and much more.

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Brake Caliper Mounting & Adjustment – Linear Pull & V Brake

How to install and adjust linear pull and V-brake calipers. Not your brake type? Watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6ANuieQR4w&index=7&list=PLGCTGpvdT04Re5yrxKOVg1yjuollLGDwZ This video is part of The Park Tool Guide To Rim Brakes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWtM5c-X0gM&index=1&list=PLGCTGpvdT04Re5yrxKOVg1yjuollLGDwZ Tools list: • Park Tool Hex & Torx® Compatible Tools – http://www.parktool.com/category/hex-torx-compatible-tools • Park Tool Torque Tools – http://www.parktool.com/category/torque-tools • BT-2 Cable Stretcher – http://www.parktool.com/product/cable-stretcher-bt-2 • SD-SET Screwdriver Set http://www.parktool.com/product/shop-screwdriver-set-sd-set • CN-10 Professional Cable And Housing Cutter – http://www.parktool.com/product/professional-cable-and-housing-cutter-cn-10 • PPL-1 Polylube 1000 Lubricant – http://www.parktool.com/product/polylube-1000-lubricant-tube-ppl-1 • Thread Locker • Rags Find more tool information and […]

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How To Replace Bike Wheel Hub Bearings

I show how to overhaul a cup and cone hub on a rear bicycle wheel. I take apart the hub, clean all the parts, install new ball bearings, repack the races with marine grease, reassemble the hub and adjust the cones. I also show removing and install the freewheel. **If the video was useful or interesting please give it a “thumbs up” and consider subscribing. -Website: http://www.RJTheBikeGuy.com -Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RJTheBikeGuy -Subscribe Here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=shyflirt1 -YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/RJTheBikeGuy source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric […]

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Fix A Puncture – Patch An Inner Tube

Visit http://www.madegood.org for 100’s more films on bicycle maintenance. This guide was originally found at http://www.madegood.org/bikes/library/patch-an-inner-tube/ Even if you only ever plan to fit new tubes it’s useful to know how to patch a tube. You may have multiple punctures on one trip and a patch kit – which only weighs a few grammes – will help get home. It’s also useful if you meet a rider without puncture tools whose tubes are a different size to the ones you carry. If you want to patch tubes […]

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How to Patch a Bicycle Inner Tube

This video will guide you through the necessary steps for repairing a bicycle inner tube using a patch kit, including self-adhesive patches, vulcanizing patches, and tire boots. We will also diagnose potential causes of damaged tubes, to help avoid getting more flats in the future. Typical tools and supplies for this process: • Tire levers to remove tire & tube • Pump to inflate tire • Marker or other method of marking hole • Patch kit: – Self-adhesive patch such as Park Tool GP-2 (http://www.parktool.com/product/super-patch-kit-gp-2) – Self-vulcanizing […]

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How To Repair A Dented Bike Rim

I had a bicycle rim with a dent. The sides were bent out. Probably from a previous owner hitting a rock or a curb or something. So I decided to fix it and make video of how to do it. **If the video was useful or interesting please give it a “thumbs up” and consider subscribing. -Website: http://www.RJTheBikeGuy.com -Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RJTheBikeGuy -Subscribe Here: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=shyflirt1 -YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/RJTheBikeGuy source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, and much […]

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How To Fix Loud Squealing Screeching Bike Brakes

It can be embarrassing when you hit your brakes and they make a loud shrill squeal. There are multiple possible causes for the noisy screeching brakes. I go through the various steps to fix the brakes so they will be quiet. * I am often asked, why didn’t I just skip all the earlier steps and go right to end and replace the pads. Because often, one of those earlier steps will solve the problem. In this case they didn’t. And in this case, if one of […]

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Fix A Flat Fast – How To Change An Inner Tube In Record Time

Get back on the road in record time with our guide to replacing an inner tube in under two minutes. Comment below with your record! Click right here to subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Punctures aren’t great. You’re not going to find anyone who enjoys stopping at the side of the road and fixing a flat. So, we thought that we should put together a guide to get you back on the road as quickly as possible. Simon did it in just under two minutes. Can you beat […]

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How to adjust brakes

Evans Cycles’ videos provide a range of tutorials and training to maintain optimal performance of your bike. In this video, our expert Jules gives you a step by step guide to adjusting disk brakes. This video provides you with a detailed walk through on how to set up your rim brakes. The guide it’s on your road, hybrid or mountain bike. source

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