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How to Properly Adjust Bicycle Shifting

Learn how to properly adjust the shifting on your bike for better performance! The bike I use for the demonstration is a Trek Madone equipped with a Shimano Ultegra derailleur. Required tools: -Phillips screwdriver -5mm hex key/allen wrench (older bikes may require an 8-10mm wrench or socket) Let me know if you have any questions! **Always remember that nuts and bolts on 99% of bikes are metric** Closed captioning by BikeFixIT source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain […]

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How to Adjust Bike Brakes | Bike Maintenance

Watch more Basic Bicycle Maintenance videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/449518-How-to-Adjust-Bike-Brakes-Bike-Maintenance Learn how to adjust bike brakes and keep your brakes working smoothly and safely from expert Jesse McDonough in this Howcast video. Hi my name is Jesse McDonough and I’m here at Spokesman Cycles in New York City right by Union Square. I’m a bicycle tour guide in New York and formerly a bike messenger and I’m here to tell you a bit about the bike. Let’s talk about brake adjustments. There’s a number of different reasons why your brakes […]

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