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Next Level Road Bike Maintenance Hacks | How To Make Your Bike Amazing

Host: Now, we all have our own bike maintenance routines, but how can you go the extra mile to make your bike faster, run more smoothly, and most importantly look amazing? Well, here are some of our Next Level Bike Maintenance tips. [music] Host: Instead of wrapping your bar tape starting at the end of […]

Top 5 Maintenance Mistakes With Park Tool’s Calvin Jones

(downtempo urban beats) – So I’m very lucky to have this guy with me. For those of you who don’t know him, this is Calvin Jones, who’s the director of education at Park Tool. I reckon you could just call him really the Oracle of Cycling Mechanics. But today, well Calvin has been lucky enough […]

Ultrasonic Cleaning: How To Get A Super Clean Bike Chain & Cassette

Speaker: Cassettes and chains can get really dirty. Then everyone loves riding a clean bike. They look nicer, they’re faster, and the drivetrain is more efficient, and regular cleaning will make your components last longer. But cleaning takes time and effort, and it can be really difficult to get every last bit of dirt out […]

Worst Bicycle Maintenance Mistakes You Must Avoid! | GCN Tech’s Top 5

– Maintenance mistakes, now I’m pretty sure that most of us have made one or two along the journey of our cycling path, but here are five that you definitely need to avoid. (chill instrumental music) A worn out rear tire, just swap it over with the front, it’ll be alright. No, do not do […]

How To Fit New Chainrings On Your Road Bike

(masses colliding) – Now your chainrings are an ultra important part of the jigsaw of your bike, helping transmit the torque generated from your chainset through to the back wheel to drive you forward. Enough though of that physics lesson, let’s look at the actual chainrings themselves and basically the process of replacing them. After […]

Bike Light Set Up Hacks | How To Mount Bicycle Lights

(hypnotic house music) – Since I first appeared on one of these bikes back in the summer with a Topeak light mounted underneath my Wahoo, I have received more messages than I could have possibly replied to asking what light it was and how exactly I’d attached it. Well, today I finally have time to […]

5 Maintenance Mistakes Even Experienced Cyclists Make

Now maintenance mistakes can strike even the most experienced cyclist perhaps They don’t know what they’re doing or maybe they haven’t even spotted them yet Now I’ve been fortunate enough to have been able to ride with world Champions Olympic champions and even a Tour de France winner and some of these problems even plagued […]

5 Reasons Why Your Road Bike Is Slowing You Down

– There are more than just a few ways that your bike is literally wearing you down on the climbs. In this video, we’re going to talk you through a few of the obvious, a few of the less obvious and some of the slightly more expensive ways that your bike can be made a […]

How To Install Bicycle Bottle Cages | Road Bike Basics

(screeching treble) – If you have recently purchased, or acquired a new bike, one of the first upgrades that you might consider making, is to fit a bottle cage, because then you’ll be able to ride that little bit further, in that little bit more comfort, because you won’t be dehydrated. In this video, we’re […]

How & When To Change A Chain On Your Road Bike

(logo whooshing) – Maintaining a bike’s chain is something which is quite controversial with bike tech lovers out there because well, let’s face it, there are plenty of different ways of doing so. The chain obviously, is ultra important part of your bicycle because it allows you to transfer the power from your legs through […]