Tag Archives: mountain biking

How To Adjust + Index Your Gears – Mountain Bike Maintenance Tips

Get your gears running as smoothly as possible with our guide to indexing and adjusting. Subscribe to GMBN: http://gmbn.eu/Subscribe Smooth, well adjusted gears save a lot of hassle on the trail and can also save your ride; while poorly adjusted gears may not end your ride, one jump the wrong way and you could write […] Read more
Category: General

How to Fix Your Brakes: Hydraulic Brake Maintenance

The excellent Chris Lorance from Cadence Cyclery is back with a walk through on how to fix your brakes, an in depth look at hydraulic brake maintenance. Things covered in this video are how to remove and replace brake pads, how to reset your brake pads, how to reset your brake calipers, how to reset […] Read more
Category: General

How To Fix Mountain Bike Brake Rub, MTB Disc Brakes

This is one of the easiest fixes out there. Whether you are out riding or back at home working on your whip it’s a quick 3 minute fix that will leave you riding waaaaay better. Let’s face it having your mountain bike’s brakes rub is a little like having your soul sucked out slowly by […] Read more
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How to repair bike chain links (using a chain tool)

Here’s the chain tool: http://amzn.to/1fXrUsL A chain tool, or “chain break” is used to take links in and out of a bicycle chain. Many multi tools come with chain breakers, and you may even have one laying around. This video shows you the basics of using the chain tool, and what all the parts do. […] Read more
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How To Stop Your Disc Brakes Squealing – Mountain Bike Maintenance Tips

Here’s how to sort brake squeal either in the workshop or out on the trail. Click here to subscribe to GMBN: http://gmbn.eu/Subscribe Brake squeal can be caused by a number of things. First up, check your rotors – are they bent or out of shape? If so, an adjustable spanner might do the trick, otherwise, […] Read more
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How To Repair A Broken Chain – What To Do When Your Chain Snaps

A snapped chain shouldn’t mean the end of your ride. This video has three ways to fix your chain and get back on the trails. Click here to subscribe to GMBN: http://gmbn.eu/Subscribe It’s good to be prepared. Make sure that you can fix your chain on a ride by taking a multitool with a chain […] Read more
Category: General