Tag: bike maintenance

How to Remove and Install a Wheel on a Bicycle

How to Remove and Install a Wheel on a Bicycle

In this video, we’ll show you how to remove and install a wheel on your bike. Hello, Calvin Jones here with Park Tool Company. First, let’s go over the tools and supplies needed. This process is typically done…

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5 Minute Kid’s Bike Safety Check – Tech Tuesday #95

5 Minute Kid’s Bike Safety Check – Tech Tuesday #95

Hello, Calvin Jones here with the Park Tool Company. We’re going to look here at a safety check on some basic kid’s bikes to see if they’re safe. New or used, we’re worried about safety – not so…

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How to Adjust a Rear Derailleur – Limit Screws & Indexing

How to Adjust a Rear Derailleur – Limit Screws & Indexing

The most common question we get is “how do I fix my shifting?” Maybe it’s not reaching all the gears, or maybe it’s making all sorts of noises. Whatever the issue, and regardless of the make or model,…

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11 Useful Cycling Hacks!

11 Useful Cycling Hacks!

– Coming up are 11 little hacks that will make your cycling life better, easier, or both. – Right, first up, bib shorts. Notoriously messy items in your kick bag or in your drawer at home. So here…

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How to Align a Hydraulic Disc Brake on a Bike

How to Align a Hydraulic Disc Brake on a Bike
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How to Replace a Chain on a Single Speed Bike – Sizing, Installation & Tensioning

How to Replace a Chain on a Single Speed Bike – Sizing, Installation & Tensioning

In this video we’ll cover how to install a chain on a two-sprocket drivetrain. We’ll cover sizing, installation, and tension. Hi I’m Ben with Park Tool. People like the simplicity of two-sprocket drive trains like BMX, fixed-gear single…

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How to Wash a Bike

How to Wash a Bike

Calvin Jones here, Park Tool Company. In this repair help video we’re going to walk through a basic bike wash. Let’s begin with what we need for equipment. Hand protection is a really good idea, such as the…

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How to Replace a Chain on a Bike – Sizing & Installation

How to Replace a Chain on a Bike – Sizing & Installation

In this video, we’ll walk through how to replace a bicycle chain. Replacing a chain is good preventative maintenance, kinda like changing the oil in a car. It prolongs the service life of other more expensive parts of…

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The 1 Hour Tune Up – How To Make Your Bike Feel Like New

The 1 Hour Tune Up – How To Make Your Bike Feel Like New

Ride your bike enough, and before long it’ll start feeling…tired. It’s hard to put exactly into words what it feels like, but in essence it won’t feel as crisp, the drivetrain won’t feel as sharp, it just feels…

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The 5 Minute Bike Wash – How To Clean Your Bike In A Hurry

The 5 Minute Bike Wash – How To Clean Your Bike In A Hurry

cleaning bikes can be a real pain but I hate riding dirty black actually hate it so that’s come up with a way of keeping my bikes clean that didn’t take ages and wasn’t a faff here’s my…

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