Keep every inch of your bike--from wheel to wheel, from pedal to seat--in tip-top shape. With the help of close-up and simple-to-follow photos, each part is broken down, explained, and reassembled. Don't start out without going through the pre-ride checklist, so you'll catch worn or poorly pressurized tires, loose cables, damaged links, and problem brakes before you're far away from home. (There's a post-ride checklist, too!) Feel confident about handling on-trail repairs if something does happen--like an unexpected puncture. Invaluable technical advice on looking after the frame, freewheels, spokes, chains, brackets, pedals, and more will help you attain top performance from your bike and assure its longevity. Silence unwanted noises, tune suspension forks, and find out what winter precautions to take. Plus: the top 10 tips for making your mountain biking safer and more enjoyable!
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This title on maintaining and repairing mountain bikes is written for a general audience. Every inch of the bike, from wheels to pedal to seat, is reduced to its constituent parts, explained and re-assembled. It shows sequenced pictures to accompany the step-by-step guide to maintaining a mountain bike. It features chapters on troubleshooting, transmission and the basics from tools, routine checks, lubrication, pre-ride checks and after-ride checks.About the Author:
Paul Vincent is Technical Editor for 'Cycling Plus' and also writes for 'Mountain Biking UK.'
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Book Description Hamlyn. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0600600637. Bookseller Inventory # Z0600600637ZN
Book Description Hamlyn, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0600600637
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