From the Blog
Posted by Valerie on Dec 11, 2014 | General
Happy New Year!
Join us for a Shop ride or Ladies Ride this month. Both rides will be 15 miles and
Brakes: Inspect, Clean and Adjust
Fall is a good time to inspect, clean and adjust your braking system.
- Inspect and replace rusted, frayed or bent cables and housing.
- Inspect and replace worn brake pads. Most brake pads have 'wear grooves' that indicate when pads should be replaced.
- Check the alignment of your brake pads, if they are too high they could cut your tires and too low can catch under your rim.
- Check your rim for wear, dirty grit could wear out your rim in just a few seasons, so make sure to clean off grit from you