The University of Washington: Facilities Services

Basic Bike Maintenance

Basic Bike Maintenance

Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 12:30pm

Location: Husky Union Building (HUB) Room 307

Maintaining your bike is critical to keep you riding smoothly and safely. In this class, Cascade Bicycle Club instructors will provide answers to questions like, “Why aren’t my gears shifting?”, “Why isn’t my bike stopping?”, and “What is that grinding noise?” Spring is a great time to get up to speed on simple maintenance techniques that will keep your bike in tip-top shape as you roll into summer. Class participants will learn how to:

  • Pump up your tires
  • Make minor adjustments to your brakes and shifting
  • Clean and lube your chain
  • Clean and inspect your brake pads
  • Maintain your gears
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