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Bike Maintenance For Dummies, Pocket Edition

Bike Maintenance For Dummies, Pocket Edition

Gavin Wright

ISBN: 978-0-730-30784-6

Dec 2013

288 pages

Select type: E-Book



Keep your bike and yourself in good shape

If you're a part of the Lycra brigade and need some guidance on maintaining your machine, this book is for you! Discover practical advice on testing your brakes, adjusting your seat height, replacing a wheel, and much more.

Open the book and find:

  • Help with attaching safety lights
  • How to clean your chain properly
  • Tips for finding and fixing a puncture
  • Ways to check tyre pressure

Introduction 1

Chapter 1: Your Bike: The Basics 7

Chapter 2: Bells and Whistles 21

Chapter 3: Can You Fix It? Yes, You Can! 49

Chapter 4: Checks and Adjustments 75

Chapter 5: Maintaining Yourself 97