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Maintenance & repair

Wheel truing
Rear mech adjustment
Brake/gear cables
Front mech adjustment
Headset standards
Washing your bike
Headset replacement
Fixing creaks
Dual pivot brakes
Wheels & Tyres
Fitting & removing cogs
Mounting tubular tires
Hub bearing adjustment
Freehub adjustment
Setting chain length
Fitting a chain
Splined-axle cranks
Torque primer
Frame alignment
MTB position
Road position
External bearing cranks
Shimano pedals
Spoke tension balance
Derailleur overhaul


Bike repair and maintenance

Fixing creaks - Troubleshooting a creaking drive train
Adjusting dual pivot caliper brakes - How to keep them working perfectly
Replacing & adjusting a threadless headset - fix those wobbly-steering blues
Washing your bike - Get that pro-wash gleaming bike feeling
Headset standards and nomenclature - a primer on steering bearings
Front derailleur adjustment - more gear tuning tips
Adjusting your rear derailleur - how to get your gears shifting sweetly
Wheel truing and spoke tensioning - everything you need to know about wheels
Brake and gear cables - How to cut and fit them
Tyres & wheels: Care and feeding