Question about Cycling
I think my bicycle brakes need tightening, how do I tighten my bicycles brakes?
Are the brakes center pull or side pull?
Center pull would have a nut directly in the center of the brake. Now go to the brake lever on your handle bars and tighten the turn screw where the cable handle is. Keep turning the nut till your brakes grip.
If you have side pull brakes. Then where the cable meets the breaks. Their is a nut that the cable slides through. Loosen the nut and firmly pull the cable till its tight and retighten the nut.
Posted on Nov 08, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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