Sunday 21st January 2018
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Basic bike mechanics course

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Bike mechanic

The council's cycle training team are offering a one day course in bike maintenance for anyone who has their own bike and would like to take care of it or who wants to make sure their children’s bikes are safe to use.

The course covers:
  • bike checks
  • bike fitting
  • puncture repairs
  • brake block replacement and adjustment
  • cable adjustments and replacements
  • gear alignment
  • maintain your mountain bike for peak performance
  • do basic bicycle maintenance
  • put on a bicycle chain
  • fix a bicycle puncture
  • replace brake blocks
  • adjust your saddle to the correct height
  • stop your bike being stolen
  • choose a bicycle
  • change a bicycle brake cable


Next course date: To be arranged



 Contact information

Cycle training project officer
Luton Borough Council, Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Tel: 07771852894
Fax: 01582 546899
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