Tag Archives: shimano

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

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How To Replace A Bike Chain

As they’re one of the consumable parts of your drivetrain, knowing how to fit a bike chain is an essential skill for any home mechanic. 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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Chain slip / skip and tutorial on how to fix bicycle gear change issues

There are four main reasons why bicycle gears may skip / slip – 1) worn our cassette/gears and / or chain 2) incorrect combination of chain/gears 3) derailleur is out of alignement 4) wrong derailleur/shifter combination. source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames,

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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!

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