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How To Overhaul A Bike Bottom Bracket – Remove/Clean/Install New Bearings

This is how to overhaul the bottom bracket on an older style of bike before they started using sealed bearings. I show you how to remove and install new bearings as well as how to clean all the parts. This bike is a 1984 Schwinn LeTour Luxe, but most vintage bikes are similar. They might require slightly different tools. The fixed cup on the chain ring side on this bike has left handed threads. This is the most common. But be aware that Italian and French made […]

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Repairing a punctured bicycle inner tube

Inspecting a bicycle inner tube, tire and rim for the cause of a puncture: preparing and patching the inner tube. This is one step in the process of repairing a flat tire described at http://sheldonbrown.com/flats.html 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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Basic Bicycle Repairs : How to Adjust a Bicycle Rear Derailer

Fine-tune your bicycle performance. Learn how to adjust the rear derailer 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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How to Find a Hole in a Bicycle Inner Tube – Finding a Bike Tube Hole – DIY

It is easy to find the hole in your bike inner tube, once you know how. Place the tube in some water and watch for the bubbles to come out of the tube. Mark the tube where the bubbles are coming from. Dry the tube and repair with a tube patch. Simply follow the instructions on the bike repair tube kit, to repair your tube. 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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How to Repair V-Brakes on a Bicycle

This is a quick tutorial about fixing and tuning V-Brakes on your bike. The bike featured in this video is my daily commuting bike. 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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Basic Bicycle Repairs : How to Adjust Bicycle Front Brakes

Repairing bicycle brakes. Learn how to adjust front brakes 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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How to Fix a Flat Bike Tyre without a Puncture Repair Kit Fast.

This video will show you how to repair a road bike tyre fast without the use of a puncture repair kit. I only ever carry one spare inner tube with me when riding my bike but if you get a second flat tire and you don’t have a repair kit or the time to repair the inner tube as you may be in a race, then you need a quick and easy fix. To repair a tire is easy but to do it under pressure is a […]

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How to Repair a Bike Tube – Fix an Inner Tube of a Bicycle – Mend / Repair a Flat Tire

Repairing a bike tube is fairly simple, once you have a bicycle repair kit. Merely place a cross on the hole in the tube (using a permanent marker) and clean around the hole with a soft cloth. Use the scouring implement (from your repair kit) to lightly roughen the surface around the hole. Next put a generous amount of glue (from the repair kit) on top of the hole. Peel the foil backing from your patch (from the repair kit) and place on top of the glue. […]

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