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You probably want to start looking after your bike. You may have cleaned it once or twice and it ended up working worse than before. Perhaps you're wondering which squeaky parts on your bicycle can be oiled. Find all the answers and more in this practical course. All you need is:


Taking Care Of Your Bike

Learn how to look after your bike in this three chapter video series. After you finish you will be able to clean all the parts on your bike effectively using correct products.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to the course

    • A message from the instructor

    • How to use this course

    • Personal Protective Equipment

    • Glossary

    • Before you begin...

  • 2

    How to clean a frame and wheels

    • Why do we need to clean a bike?

    • Cleaning equipment required

    • Cleaning a frame

    • Cleaning wheel hubs and spokes

    • Cleaning tyres

    • Cleaning rims

    • Cleaning a bike quiz

    • Cleaning equipment required

  • 3

    Cleaning the transmission

    • Why do we need to clean the transmission?

    • Cleaning equipment required

    • Cleaning the rear sprockets

    • Cleaning a crankset and pedals.

    • Cleaning derailleurs

    • Drivetrain cleaning quiz

  • 4

    Cleaning brakes

    • Should we clean brakes?

    • Cleaning rim brakes

  • 5

    How to lubricate a bicycle

    • What are the different lubricants used on a bike?


    • How to lubricate a chain?

    • How to lubricate brake and gear cables?

    • How to lubricate a bike quiz

  • 6

    Next steps

    • What happen's next?

    • Before you go...