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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 Read more
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Childs Bike Assembly Adjusting The Brakes

This is a short video demonstrating how to adjust a set of brakes. Brought to you by bestkidsbikes.com source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, and much more. Read more
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Truing a Bent Bicycle Wheel

Truing a Bent Bicycle Wheel source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, and much more. Read more
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How to true a bent or tacoed bicycle wheel

Some basic tips and demonstration for truing or straightening a very bent wheel. A well repaired wheel should have reletively even tension on the spokes and straight enough to not rub the brake pads or have excessive up and down hop. source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids […] Read more
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How To True A Bike Wheel Without A Truing Stand

Not everyone has an expensive truing stand. So I show how to true bicycle wheels with the wheel mounted on the bike. This is just simple truing and assumes the wheel is in good shape and just has a little bit of side to side wobble. If the wheel has more serious issues, truing an […] Read more
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How to remove a dent or ding from a bicycle rim

Quick overview of the process of repairing a dented, dinged or bicycle rim with a flat spot. Idealy this rim should be replaced, but this video shows what is possible with some patience and basic tools. source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, […] Read more
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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 […] Read more
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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 […] Read more
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Check And True A Bike Wheel

Full step-by-step instructions with pictures and text to accompany this guide can be found on madegood.org; http://www.madegood.org/bikes/repair/check-true-bike-wheel/ A bike wheel rim can usually be repaired if it’s only slightly out of true. If there is a more serious ‘dent’ in the rim, then it will have to be replaced. People Read more
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Fix A Puncture – Patch An Inner Tube

Visit http://www.madegood.org for 100’s more films on bicycle maintenance. This guide was originally found at http://www.madegood.org/bikes/library/patch-an-inner-tube/ Even if you only ever plan to fit new tubes it’s useful to know how to patch a tube. You may have multiple punctures on one trip and a patch kit – which only Read more
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