6 Checks To Do Before You Ride Your Bike

Published on June 12th 2017


Dan is here to help you out with 6 things you should check before going for a ride.

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Dan goes through pre-ride checks that he recommends you do too, these include:
- Checking tyre pressure, reduces risk of puncturing
- Quick release skewers, make sure they are done up
- Brakes, make sure they brake pads are not rubbing on the rims
- Check your bolts, not necessary before every ride but advisable periodically
- Headsets can come loose if not tightened correctly, a nice easy fix for smooth steering
- Lubrication is essential for your sanity! There is nothing more horrid than a squeaky/noisy chain.

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