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Tire and Tube Removal and Installation

This article will discuss the removal and installation of tires.

Chain Installation - Derailleur Bikes

This article will discuss the removal and installation of chain on derailleur bicycles.

Cassette and Freewheel Removal

This article will address the removal and installation of rear cogs on derailleur type bicycle, and of single speed freewheeling BMX/Freestyle bikes.

Chain Length Sizing

This article will discuss sizing derailleur chain to length.

Star Fangled Nut and Expansion Plug Installation

This article will discuss installing and removing the "star-nut" into threadless fork steering columns.

Pedal Installation and Removal

This thread will discuss the correct procedure for installing and removing bike pedals.

Brake Levers

This article will discuss the cable (inner wire) installation in brakes.

Shimano® Hydraulic Brake Service and Adjustment

This article will discuss the service and adjustment of the Shimano® hydraulic disc brake systems.

Crank Removal & Installation- ISIS Drive or Octalink

This article will discuss the removal and installation of crankarms on the round, splined type spindles. These are the ISIS Drive® or Shimano® Octalink types.

Handlebar Tape Installation (drop bar)

This article will address wrapping drop style handlebars.

Threadless Headset Service

This article will discuss removing the old headset, installing and adjusting a new threadless headset

Threaded Headset Service

This article will discuss removing the old headset, installing and adjusting a new threaded headset.

Avid® Hydraulic Caliper Brake Installation & Hose Length Changes

This article will discuss the caliper alignment and adjustments to hose length.

External Bearing Crank Systems (Hollowtech II, MegaExo, Giga X Pipe, X-type, Campagnolo Ultra-Torque)

This article will discuss service of external bearing cranks systems.

Grips Installation on Flat Bars

This article will discuss the installation of grips on flat handlebars.

Handlebar Grip Installation

This article will discuss the installation of grips on flat handlebars.

Crank Installation and Removal- Square Spindle Type

This article will discuss the removal and installation of cranks from square spindle bottom brackets.

Self Extracting or One-Key Release Systems

This article will discuss the removal of self-extracting or one-key release crank systems.

Tubular Tire Gluing

This article will discuss the mounting and gluing of tubular tires. The tubular tire is made from a tire casing that is then sewn around an inner tube. The stitching is covered with a strip of cloth called "base tape". The tubular is then glued to a special rim, called a tubular rim. The tubular ...

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Tire and Inner Tube Replacement

This article will discuss the removal and installation of tires.

Rotor Disc Service and Installation

This article will discuss disc brake rotor installation and service.

Tubeless Tire Mounting and Repair

This article will discuss tubeless tires.

Wheel Removal and Installation

This article will discuss the removal and installation of wheels.

Di2 Shimano Electronic Intelligent System Installation

This article will discuss the installation and adjustment of the Di2 Shimano Electronic Intelligent System®. This system is incorporated in the designs of some new bike models. This article will focus on the installation of the system as an after-market component system.