Tag: Bicycle Maintenance

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 […]

PCS-4-1 & PCS-4-2 Deluxe Home Mechanic Repair Stand

Park Tool PCS-4 Deluxe Home Mechanic Repair Stand is a heavy duty folding stand that’s perfect for home use or portable shop use. Clamping height is quickly and easily adjustable from 55 to 68 inches using the convenient quick release system. The PCS-4 is offered with a choice of two different shop clamps: the 100-3C […]

How To Fix Fork Suck Down On Your Mountain Bike Suspension Fork

– Suspension forks work really well in a variety of conditions but the key, as always, is to look after them and maintain them. Now in Ask a GMBN Tech, we quite often get asked the question actually about fork suck down. What it is, what happens when your fork sucks down and how to […]

Vintage Trek Road Bike Restoration Giveaway

Born in a barn, raised on rocket science WOW!, Now that is a statement Hello and welcome to another bike and another restoration This is a Trek If you are unaware who Trek are then where have you been these bicycles are everywhere in the world and is a very successful company based in America […]

Vintage Raleigh Quadra 531 Road Bike Restoration

Hello and Welcome to another Bike and another Restoration This is a Raleigh Quadra and it is back from 1988 Extremely happy that I have managed to get this and share it with you and generally what we do is start off by talking a little bit about the company itself which is Raleigh, however […]

5 Essential Winter Maintenance Tips & Hacks | Winter-Proof Your Road Bike

(logo whooshes) – The winter is the enemy for so many cyclists out there and quite often you actually find them hibernating up until spring time. However, get yourself some decent clothes and you can beat, or at least be protected against those elements. Your bike though, that requires some specialist care, doesn’t it? Or […]

How To Choose Mudguards For Your Road Bike | Fender Installation Tips

– Mudguards or fenders? And for many cyclists out there, a really stable part of winter cycling. The thought of riding along and getting your precious bike covered in grime is a nightmare for plenty of us, warriors of the road. Not to mention the thought of replacing parts sooner than they necessarily need to […]

Bicycle Rim Brake Identification – What Type of Brake Do I Have?

In this video we’ll identify different types of cable actuated rim brake calipers, and we’ll guide you to the appropriate repair help video if it exists in our collection. If you’re working with disc or hydraulic brakes, we have links to that content in the text description below. Caliper identification is part of our video […]