Bike Maintenance How-to’s

Learn basic bike maintenance tasks like cleaning and lubricating your chain to more advanced tasks like replacing worn-out parts and adjusting the gears and brakes.

With these skills and knowledge, your bike will spend more time on the road than at the workshop.

General maintenance

How to Fix the Common Bike Problems

Fix common bike maintenance problems at home yourself.

How to Perform Pre-ride Bicycle Safety Checks

Perform these safety checks before leaving home for your next ride.

How to Use A Bicycle Torque Wrench

Learn how to tighten your bike’s bolts and nuts with confidence using a torque wrench.

Brakes maintenance

Drivetrain maintenance


Shimano Di2 guides

Tour de France crash

How to Reset Shimano Di2 from Crash Mode

Reset your Shimano Di2 system after a crash.
Shimano E-Tube App Demo

How to Reset Shimano Di2 Passcode

Reset your Shimano Di2 passcode with these step-by-step instructions.
Shimano E-Tube App Features

How to Update Shimano Di2 Firmware Wirelessly via Bluetooth

Keep your Shimano Di2 firmware up to date via Bluetooth.

Tires and wheels guide

Place the Tire Valve at 3 or 9 o'clock Position to Inject the Sealant

How Much Tire Sealant to Use?

Follow this guide for the recommended amount of sealant for your tubeless tires.
Place the Tire Valve at 3 or 9 o'clock Position to Inject the Sealant

How to Add Sealant to Tubeless Tires

Top up your tubeless tire sealant correctly with this guide.
Deflate Road Bike Tire

How to Deflate Road Bike Tires

Deflate your road bike tires easily with these step-by-step instructions.
Repaired Tubeless Tire with Dynaplug Racer

How to Fix A Tubeless Tire Puncture

Learn how to fix a tubeless tire puncture yourself.
Folded Road Bike Inner Tube

How to Fold An Inner Tube

Fold an inner tube in a compact shape with these steps.
Pumping Bike Tires

How to Inflate Road Bike Tires

Inflate your road bike tires with these step-by-step instructions.

Pedals and saddles

remove shimano spd-sl pedals

How to Remove Bicycle Pedals

Remove your bicycle pedals with these easy-to-follow steps.
Measuring Saddle Height

How to Set Saddle Height

Measure your saddle height with these easy-to-follow steps for a better bike fit.