- 1 How do I remove the nut from my bike?
- 2 How do you unlock a bike lock without the key?
- 3 How do you remove a bolt that keeps spinning?
- 4 Can I change quick release to bolt?
- 5 How do I protect my bike wheels?
- 6 What are anti theft skewers?
- 7 Are pinhead keys universal?
- 8 How do I get a replacement bike lock key?
- 9 What do you do if you don’t have a bike lock?
- 10 How do you unlock a Kryptonite bike lock without a key?
How do I remove the nut from my bike?
Open the wheel quick release by pulling its lever outward. If necessary, hold the lever while turning the quick-release adjusting nut counterclockwise so that the quick release will clear any tabs at the end of fork and you can remove the wheel. For wheels with axle nuts, loosen both nuts.
How do you unlock a bike lock without the key?
Minors and children should not attempt these steps without adult supervision.
- Use a Locksmith.
- Contact a Local Bike Shop.
- Use a Lock Pick.
- Use a Plastic Pen (BIC/Biro Style Pen)
- Use a Shim to open the lock without keys.
- Cut the Lock off Yourself.
How do you remove a bolt that keeps spinning?
How to Remove a Spinning Bolt
- Use a Magnet. If you have a magnet handy in your toolbox, you can use it to attract the spinning screw to force it out of place.
- Use Brute Force. It’s no more Mr.
- Use a Flat Screw Driver.
- It’s Time to Bring the Heat.
- Start Drilling.
- Use a Hacksaw.
- Crack the Bad Nut.
- Use a Grinder.
Can I change quick release to bolt?
Check your bike axle: The primary factor determining if you can convert your quick release wheel to a bolt-on axle is the type of your hub. Bike models such as Shimano have axles that can easily be changed. So, the lock nuts and cone nuts from the quick release wheel cannot be used with the bolt-on axle.
How do I protect my bike wheels?
“Make sure to always lock up the rear wheel along with the frame.” For those who are extra-cautious, it might be a good idea to use two locks: a classic U-lock for the bike frame, and a chain or cable lock that can be threaded through both wheels.
What are anti theft skewers?
Our Anti-Theft Skewers add an extra level of protection from any thief looking to steal your unlocked wheel, as they will need an Allen key with a hole in the centre to accept the additional security pin.
Are pinhead keys universal?
If you don’t know, we offer a universal seat post lock that fits all sizes.
How do I get a replacement bike lock key?
You can order new bike lock keys from your local specialist retailer. Much like Kryptonite Keys, when you purchased your lock you should have received a security card which has a code on it that enables new keys to be cut.
What do you do if you don’t have a bike lock?
How to Secure a Bike Without a Lock
- Don’t let yours be their first choice. Let your bike get lost in the crowd. Park next to a nicer bike.
- Improvise a lock. Zip ties. Vines and twigs. Bungee cord. Helmet strap.
- Dismantle your bike. Remove a wheel. Loosen a wheel. Dislodge the chain. Take your seat post.
How do you unlock a Kryptonite bike lock without a key?
If you want to learn how to unlock a kryptonite bike lock, the pen trick can do the job for you. It involves using a plastic pen to bypass the lock. All you have to do is remove the tip of the pen and press the cylinder into the keyway and then do a slight turn. This will open the lock if done correctly.