The University of Washington: Facilities Services

Bike Maintenance 101

Bike Maintenance 101

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 12:30pm

Location: Husky Union Building Room 238

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. In this class, Cascade Bicycle Club instructors will reveal answers to questions such as, “Why aren’t my gears shifting?”, “Why isn’t my bike stopping?”, and “What is that grinding noise?” You’ll also 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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