Aug 25, 2009

Bike Repair & Maintenance For Dummies

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Bike Repair & Maintenance For Dummies (For Dummies) | Publisher: For Dummies | Date: 2009-02-09 | ISBN: 0470415800 | PDF |
8.61MB | 364 pages

By coupling step-by-step instructions and detailed photos and illustrations,
Bike Repair & Maintenance For Dummies gives readers the information they need
to keep their bikes in working order, often without taking it to the shop.
Make your own repairs and maintain your bike like a pro
Want to be your own grease monkey? This plain-English guide gives you expert
tips for keeping your bicycle in great condition and handling most repairs
by yourself. You'll also see how to extend the life of your bike, increase
your riding comfort, and improve safety through routine maintenance. No
matter the make or size of bicycle, this hands-on resource has all the tips
you need!
Get to know your bike — understand its parts and how they work together
Set up your repair area — assess your space and stock up on the tools of the
Handle common bike repairs — from tires to wheels, from brakes to the chain,
get your hands dirty with routine repair procedures
Go beyond the basics — tackle advanced repairs involving the frame and
suspension, pedals, and shifting and steering systems
Keep your bike wheeling along — perform preventive maintenance and annual
tune-ups to keep your bike in good working order
Guarantee a great ride — from adjusting the handlebars to checking tire
pressure, know the steps to take before you ride
Open the book and find:
What you can fix — and what you can't
How to handle breakdowns on the road
Ways to tune your bike for performance
Monthly and annual maintenance for your bike
Steps to take to ensure safety and comfort
Detailed photos and illustrations to guide you
How to store your bike long-term


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