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Rim Brake Identification Video
This article will assist in identifying common rim brake systems and direct the reader to the article that outlines the full process of mounting and adjustment.
This article will outline disc brake rotor replacement for both mechanical and hydraulic systems.
This article will discuss brake pad replacement on bicycle disc brake systems for both mechanical and hydraulic systems.
Disc Brake Rotor Truing Video
This article will outline the diagnosis and repair of a bent or warped rotor, both when using common hand tools and using a rotor truing gauge such as the Park Tool DT-3.
A rubbing or underperforming disc brake can often make a ride frustrating. Regardless of brand and model, this article will help you gain the knowledge you need to adjust mechanical disc brakes.
A rubbing disc brake is a common problem, and even the slightest rub which might not really be slowing you down can still be annoying. This is hydraulic disc brake alignment, and regardless of the brand or model this article will help you get rid of that pesky rub.
Brake pad replacement is a common service for rim caliper braking systems. With use, pads will simply lose material and become too thin to be effective. Additionally, pad material will also harden as it ages, becoming less effective. This article will discuss brake pad replacement on bicycle rim brake systems.
U-Brake Service Video
This article will discuss brake mounting and adjustment for U-brake rim caliper systems.
Side Pull Brake Service Video
This article will discuss side pull caliper arm adjustment, pad adjustment to the rim, pad centering, and pad clearance. For purposes of this article, the terms "left" and "right" will be from the "mechanic's point of view," not from sitting on the bike.
This article will discuss brake mounting and adjustment for the center pull rim brakes.