How to Change Tire on Road Bike

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How to Change Tire on Road Bike

Fixing a flat tire is a necessary skill when cycling , you ‘ll experience several flat tires after bicycling for several years. Make sure you buy and maintain a tire kit for your bike. It will need to consist of these items: air pump or CO2 inflator, tire levers,new inner tube, lug wrench, and extra tire valves.

Safety tip: When you experience the flat tire make sure to slow your bicycle while maintaining control and pull over into a safe area to fix the tire.If you’re riding with others make sure to signal to them youre stopping to avoid any collisions.

If the rear wheel is the flat one, left and spin the pedals until you can get the gears onto the smallest one. Then pull the quick disconnect if applicable and spin counter clockwise to release the wheel. Grab your tire levers and insert one into oneside of tire and then insert second one and slide it around the rim pulling out the tire from the wheel until one side of tire is fully out. Then reach inside and pull out tire tube starting with the inflating valve. Then inflate the new tire tube with alittle air approx 5 lbs and insert into tire with valve area first. Make sure the tire tube isn’t pinched in any way. Use your tire levers to push the edge of the tire back onto the wheel. Inflate the tire to recommended pressure and lock back on bike frame. Tighten wheel lock and test bike.

Video Changing a Road Bike Tire


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