How do you change bike forks?
How to Change Your Bike Fork
- Disassemble The Front End Remove the front brake and wheel.
- Measure Twice, Cut Once Use the length of your old steerer tube to measure the new one (see photo A).
- Dethrone The Old Using a race-removal tool is the ideal way to remove the race from your old fork.
Is it easy to change bike fork?
Replacing your fork can up your bikes performance, and buying is the easy part. The real issue lies in how to remove and replace your old one. Below, is a step-by-step guide to help you through this process.
When should I replace my bike headset?
If you’re experiencing play (unwanted movement) in your headset, or a rough grinding when you turn the bars, it’s likely that it’s time to service your headset or replace the headset bearings. Most modern bikes use two sealed bearings positioned at the top and bottom of the head tube.