The Bicycling Guide to Complete Bicycle Maintenance & Repair for Road & Mountain Bikes

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Rodale, 2005 - Bicycles - 378 pages
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A guide to bicycle maintenance and repair covers frames, wheels, chains, gear shifts, tools, adjustments, and safety.
  

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Contents

CHAPTER
9
HOME BICYCLE REPAIR i
15
CHAPTERS CHAPTER 7
35
Basic Suspension Adjustment
45
Wheel Removal and Remounting
72
UST Tubeless Tire Removal Repair
78
Rim Maintenance and Repair
86
Truing Wheels
94
CHAPTER 12
223
Threaded Headset Adjustment
234
Threadless Headset Adjustment
240
Nonaero Lever Replacement
264
Mountain Bike Lever and Cable Installation
270
Basics of Disc Brake Maintenance
276
Centerpull Installation
284
Cantilever Installation and Adjustment
290

Adjusting Coneand
104
Overhauling and Adjusting
110
CHAPTER 8
165
Assembly and Disassembly
174
SHIFT LEVERS
177
BrazeOn Shifter Installation
184
TwistGrip Mountain Bike Shifter Removal
190
Front Derailleur Basic Maintenance
200
CHAPTER 11
207
Rear Derailleur Removal and Installation
216
Rollercam Adjustment
296
Handlebar and Stem Adjustment
310
Installing Mountain Bike Stem and Grips
316
Saddle Installation and Adjustment
326
Mountain Bike Clipless Pedal Maintenance
340
Look Pedal Bearing Overhaul
346
GLOSSARY
356
RESOURCES
363
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About the author (2005)

TODD DOWNS is a self-taught, full-time wrench since 1989. He's built wheels that were raced in the 2003 UCI Cyclocross World Championships and prepared a bike for an Olympic hopeful's trip to the 2004 Summer Olympic Trials. Downs has been published in DirtRag magazine and serves as an editor of MTBJournal.com. He currently resides in the Boston area.

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