Zinn & The Art Of Road Bike Maintenance

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If ever there was a classic text on bike maintenance, this has to be it. And, with this latest edition including SRAM Red, Shimano electric and Campag 11 speed, it’s certainly right up to date.

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The joy of this third edition, like its predecessors, is that it goes from super simple tasks – such as removing a rear wheel, puncture repair and cleaning – right through to complete re-builds. It tells you what tools you’ll need, highlights common mistakes and even includes some emergency ‘get you home’ tricks. All are explained by a combination of Zinn’s unique humour-filled, insightful and clear text, with Todd Telander’s brilliant illustrations.

It might lack some of the step-by-step diagrams of other repair manuals but the instructions are clear enough to follow. If nothing else, the comprehensive torque table at the back might save you a shattered carbon seat-tube or handlebars!

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