Question about Huffy Cycling
I have a 24 inch huffy mountain bike 15 speed.
when you change gears the pedal skips and will throw the chain off the back deraillieur.
Is their a way to adjust the guide or will I have to replace it?
There are several things that could be wrong:
Shifter out of adjustment
Chain and gear(s) worn
Shifter out of adjustment:
Try adjusting the cable tension by turning the barrel (the part between the cable and the shifter). Count the number of turns and reset it to its original position if this doesn't solve it.
Chains wear out. hold a ruler up to it, with one end centered on a pin. 12" away, another pin should like up very very very close to the 12" mark. If not, it's probably worn out and needs to be replaced. No way around it. Some say chains are good for 500 miles only. Your mileage may vary. (keep reading...)
Chain worn and gear(s) worn:
If the bike has been ridden witha worn chain for a while, it will make the gears in the back wear faster too, and a new chain alone will not work. If this is the case, you need a new chain and new gears in the back. Often, gears in the back are replaced all at once in a 'cassette'. You'll have to make sure your front gears aren't worn out too!
Posted on Nov 20, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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