05/15/14 - 3:25pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Once upon a time, bikes were pretty simple and durable machines, but as they’ve improved mechanically, they’ve also become more complex.
If you want your bike to ride smooth and efficiently, it’s time for a quick tune-up.
You should know the basics of your bike and how to maintain it. Here are some guidelines, and how to know when it’s time to visit your local bike shop.
Check the recommended air pressure on the sidewalls and inflate the tires to within that range.