How to Maintain and Repair Your Bike

Learn about how to maintain and repair your bike!

How to Maintain and Repair Your Bike

Are you now a happy owner of a Decathlon bike but wondering how to maintain and repair it? Stop by our bike shops at our Emeryville or SF Potrero Center locations and our team will be happy to help you out! If you can't make it to our stores, here are some tips to help you maintain and repair your bike. 

1. Transmission

How to adjust the rear derailleur:

How to adjust the front derailleur:

How to fit a bike chain:

2. Braking

How to replace a disc brake:

How to change disc brake pads:

How to adjust road bike brakes:

How to replace V-brake pads:

3. Wheels

How to change an inner tube tire:

How to change a tubeless tire:

4. Steering

How to fit a bike handlebar:

How to change a bike stem:

5. Accessories

How to replace bike pedals:


How to fit a kickstand onto a bike:

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