Bicycle Mechanics - Axel problems
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10-27-08, 03:11 PM
i know this is a noob question but when i pedal my bike my axel tightens to the hub so it wont turn and its like holding down the brakes so how can i pix this dumb question
You need to tighten the lock nuts against the wheel bearing cones. If this has happened a few times then you will need to adjust the bearings too.
10-27-08, 03:38 PM
10-27-08, 04:48 PM
Use TWO wrenchs to lock down the locknuts. On unscrews the cone slighty upward while the other one tightens the lock nut down.
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