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I have a cigna ozark mtn bike. How do I get the front tire off??

See how to unscrew, but can figure out the trick to release the brakes to get the tire off?? Thanks!!

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Pull the two brake arms together at the top and you should be able to unclip the cable guide ( noodle ). The guide clips into the bracket on the arm opposite to the one the cable is bolted to. If you don't have enough clearance you will have to loosen or remove the brake pad on that side and adjust it again after. Hope this helps.

Posted on May 26, 2009

  • Michial Gueffroy May 26, 2009

    Try squeezing the two brake arms together at the top where the brake cable is attached. On the arm opposite to the arm that the cable attaches to is a bracket with a hole in it that the noodle clips into. The noodle is the part that the cable goes through on its way to the other brake arm. If there is not enough room to do this you will have to loosen one of the brake pads and slide it down to give you more clearance. You will have to readjust your brake pads after. Hope this helps.

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