How To Use A Puncture Repair Kit – Roadside Maintenance

Published on August 18th 2014


Fixing a puncture on the roadside is a need-to-know skill for any cyclist. This video takes you through the process step by step. Subscribe to GCN: Fixing a puncture on a bike can appear to be a daunting task at first, but it's a simple process that will have you back on your bike in no time. Firstly, we show you how to locate the puncture in the inner tube by checking the inside of the tyre for the problem and then -partially re-inflating the tube-. Secondly, we demonstrate how to fix the hole using either traditional glue and patches or self adhesive stickers. Finally it's just a case of replacing the tube and re-inflating the tyre.