Tag: handlebars

Road Bike Maintenance : How to Measure your Bicycle Seat Height

So, when we are fitting up our road bike to make sure that it’s comfortable, and a fairly safe fit, a good baseline is: wear your cycling shorts, wear some cycling shoes, and then what you want to do is, you want to get on the bike, leaning up against something like a wall, and […]

Road Bike Maintenance : Choose the Right Pedals for a Road Bike

If you are predominantly riding mountain bikes I recommend using the same type of pedal on your road bike as you do on your mountain bike. One less thing to get use to, a little bit cheaper because you can use the same shoes, and there is not going to be a marked performance difference. […]

Road Bike Maintenance : How to Ride a Road Bike

Even if you’ve worked long and hard to perfect the way your mountain bike fits, you’re not going to be able to instantly get on a road bike and feel comfortable, or be able to set it up exactly the same. The reason you can’t set up a road bike exactly the same, is because […]

Bicycle Repair : How to Install Clipless Pedals on a Bike

Hi, this is David back with Expert Village. And next I am going to show for you how to install and adjust clipless pedals. These are clipless pedals right here. They’re really small and they’re a whole lot of fun. If you are flying down the mountain, you can just go thirty times faster with […]

JLL® JF100 Upright Bike – Unboxing & Assembly

Once your box has arrived use a pair of scissors to remove the banding and tape. Open your box and remove all the parts, make sure to check all of the polystyrene before you throwing anything away. Check the parts against your manual to make sure you are not missing any items. Start by attaching […]

Bicycle Repair : How to Adjust a Bike U-Brake

Hi, this is David back with Expert Village. Next I’m going to show you how to adjust a U Brake. This is very similar to a Cantilever Brake. There’s a cable pulley system and that’s what controls the amount of tension that is applied on the brake. For this operation, you can do this by […]

Road Bike Maintenance : How to Make Shift Adjustments to a Road Bike

We also want to make sure that the height of our derailer when we are shifting to the smallest chambering is we have clearance to shift up and down, nothing hits. We are parallel with the chambering; we can see that if we look from the front we are parallel. Then to make sure that […]