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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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How to Repair a Broken Bicycle Spoke

This is a quick tutorial on changing a broken spoke on a bicycle. This is my first repair-style video. I intend to make a series of repair videos as repairs on my bikes are needed. I hope this video is helpful, I love doing bike repairs! Please let me know in the comment section if you have any questions, and I will do my best to answer them ASAP. Please comment and SUBSCRIBE. The bike in this video I call ‘The 35’. I’ve used it almost every […]

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Bike Repair 1 – How to Remove and Replace a Bike Wheel

This marks the first installment of a weekly video series in collaboration with the UO Bike Program on common bike problems and how to fix them. Garrett Kovacs outlines the process for proper wheel removal and replacement, an essential first step for changing a flat tire. Produced by Tommy Pittenger 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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Changing a bicycle tyre or inner tube

How to change a Bike Tyre or inner tube. http://www.factorydirectbikes.com To see the whole range of maintenance pod-casts visit http://www.factorydirectbikes.com 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 a Bicycle Chain

This is a quick tutorial on repairing bike chains. The bike that I am doing the repair on looks kind of beat up because it has traveled alot of distance and has seen alot of extreme weather conditions. It has survived through daily use in 3 Canadian winters and this is the first time the chain has failed. Thanks for watching, please leave comments and SUBSCRIBE for more bike maintenance videos. source

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