How To Remove Back Bicycle Tire?

Do I just need a wrench to remove bike tire?

If the tire contacts the brake pads, move the lever on the brake caliper to the open position. Low end bikes require a wrench to loosen the nuts on the axle. A closed end wrench, open end wrench of the proper size will work, or use an adjustable wrench.. If it’s a quick-release hub, none.

What tool do I need to remove a bike tire?

You’ll need a small adjustable wrench to remove and replace the wheels if they are held on by nuts. See our Tool Tips article on Adjustable Wrenches.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *