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Old 06-01-06, 08:25 PM   #1
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I need to learn how to fix or maintain my bike

Anyone know of a good book or video on bicycle maintenance and repair?
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Old 06-01-06, 09:40 PM   #2
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Lennard Zinn, who writes for VeloNews, has bike maintenance books. Check a Barnes & Noble or Borders, etc. Also, some bike shops do training classes or bring in a rep from Park Tool USA (a major bike tool company) to do a training session.
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Sheldon Browns online repair articles are pretty good too. Go forward without fear. It's not that tough, and your LBS can bail you out of any serious screw ups. bk
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"Bicycling Magazine's Complete Guide to Bicycle Maintenance and Repair for Road and Mountain Bikes" by Jim Langley is a pretty good book. Used, they go for about $5 on Amazon or Half.com.

+1 on the Sheldon Brown suggestion.

There's a lot of good info at http://www.bikewebsite.com/index.htm too.

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http://www.parktool.com/repair/
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Thanx for all the input.
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Hey, let us know how the work goes.
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