One job that many cyclists struggle to get right is front derailleur adjustment. Typically it is set up when you buy a bike, and rarely after do you find yourself having to mess with it. There will be a time when learning this skill will come in handy though.
Nothing is more frustrating on a bike than gears that just won’t behave. However, problematic gear shifting doesn’t have to mean a costly trip to your local bike shop. Learning how to adjust derailleurs on a bike is one of the most worthwhile bike maintenance skills a cyclist can learn. Once you’ve mastered how to … Read more
Your rear bike derailleur is very exposed to the elements, so it should be no surprise that it can go wrong from time to time. If your derailleur is bent, poorly adjusted, or just a bit old, you will not get precise and accurate shifting when you need it. You can adjust your bike derailleur … Read more