Tag: fix

How to Replace the Shock Absorber on a Kenwood Washing Machine

Welcome to BuySpares. In this video we will show you how to replace the shock absorber on a Kenwood washing machine. Before fitting any electrical equipment you must ensure that the appliance is first disconnected from the mains. If the washing machine produces excessive noise and vibration, then check for an unbalanced load. It is […]

How to Replace the Tub Hose on a Kenwood Washing Machine

Welcome to BuySpares. In this video we will show you how to replace the tub hose on a Kenwood washing machine. Before fitting any electrical equipment you must ensure that the appliance is first disconnected from the mains. If your washing machine is leaking from underneath the dispenser area, the hose is likely to be […]

Inflate A Bike Tyre With A Presta Valve Or Sports Valve

Find the valve and remove any dust-cap. If the presta valve hasn’t been opened for a while release a short hiss of air to check it’s not stuck. The same process, holding the valve open longer, deflates the bike tyre. A Presta valve is locked with a tiny acorn nut, unscrew this before you inflate […]

6 Weird Things Professional Cyclists Do On Their Bikes

– Pros live on their bikes, spending hours and hours in the saddle. And I mean, they get up to some pretty strange things, and I mean really strange. – Really strange. And so in this video, we’re gonna be explaining this, this, – (gasps) You’re stinking! – And even this. – (sighs) I’m so […]

Replace A Shimano Hollowtech Bottom Bracket On A Bike

Undo the pinch bolts, clamping the left hand crank to the axle, undo and remove the plastic preload cap. It’s only finger tight and is removed with a special plastic tool. Use a small screwdriver to lift the plastic safety tab. Wiggle the lefthand crank to loosen it and pull it off. Use a soft […]

Replace The Chainring On A Shimano Hollowtech Crankset On A Bike

Undo the pinch bolts, clamping the left hand crank to the axle. Undo and remove the plastic preload cap. It’s only finger tight and is removed with a special plastic tool. Use a small screwdriver to lift the plastic safety tab. Wiggle the left hand crank to loosen it and pull it off. Use a […]

Adjust A Bike Wheel’s Cup And Cone Rear Hub

Remove the wheel from the frame so you can acces the rear hub. On a rearwheel the cone and lock-nut on the drive side may not be accessible. The right side lock-nut and cone should be kept locked tight together and all adjustments done on the other side. If the right side lock-nut and cone […]

Inflate A Bike Tyre With A Schrader Valve Or Auto Valve

Find the Schrader valve and remove any dust-cap. If the valve hasn’t been opened for a while release a short hiss of air to check it’s not stuck. The same process, holding the valve open longer, deflates the tyre. Release air by pressing down on the valve stem. A match stick or some other small […]