Old 02-06-12, 11:00 PM
  #23  
MudPie
Senior Member
 
MudPie's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,874
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Originally Posted by kevmk81 View Post
Don't have the tool or knowhow to adjust the derailleur.
Simple: tools are your fingers to tighten/loosen the barrel adjuster nut at the derailleur, or maybe inline adjuster near the shift lever. And the feedback tool is your ears. I'm guess you're only 3/4 of a twist away from spot-on.

As Bill K pointed out, Park Tool has an excellent website for repair and maintenance.

Bonus if you have a maintenance / repair stand, since it's best to pedal and adjust the nut simultaneously.
MudPie is offline