Search found 58 matches
MTBE Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: Awesome
andy4d

Replies: 7
Views: 2641

PostForum: At The Movies.   Posted: Sat May 10, 2014 7:15 pm   Subject: Awesome
Bet he fell off on the exit.......but seriously...wow.
  Topic: forks leaking air
andy4d

Replies: 4
Views: 918

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:28 pm   Subject: forks leaking air
Thanks guys. Ordered the seals and fluid today along with some rubber grease and a cheapo shraeder valve tool thingy so will have a go at this when they arrive.
  Topic: Resin Pads for Deore BR-M446 - where to buy???
andy4d

Replies: 5
Views: 1983

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:58 pm   Subject: Resin Pads for Deore BR-M446 - where to buy???
Try discobrakes.com they have pics of all the shimano pads, but dont see yours listed. Maybe a different number, I know mine have 2 different numbers depending whos selling them.
  Topic: forks leaking air
andy4d

Replies: 4
Views: 918

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2014 12:45 pm   Subject: forks leaking air
Ok so my recon silvers are leaking air, by that I mean pump up to 110psi at start of ride and by end they are pretty flat or when I go to get bike out of shed after a couple of days they are flat, the ...
  Topic: When to call it a day with a tube!!
andy4d

Replies: 8
Views: 1340

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:51 pm   Subject: When to call it a day with a tube!!
If I get a flat on a ride I put a new tube in and fix the flat at home. Trouble is I the put a new spare in my back pack for the next ride and currently have about 6 tubes in the shed with 1 fixed pu ...
  Topic: Torridon
andy4d

Replies: 5
Views: 2415

PostForum: Organise A Mountain Bike Ride   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 1:18 am   Subject: Torridon
Beautiful part of the world that, spent a few hols up there and loved it. If only I wasnt in ireland now.....have a good one
  Topic: Books
andy4d

Replies: 11
Views: 1599

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Sun Jan 05, 2014 11:04 pm   Subject: Books
I got the zinn mountain bike maintenance book off amazon for crimbo ( about £15) and it is really good. No photos all handdrawn pictures and really good descriptions, choc full of great info and tips ...
  Topic: What allows us to call ourselves mountain bikers?
andy4d

Replies: 48
Views: 13949

PostForum: Mountain Biking Discussion   Posted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:18 pm   Subject: What allows us to call ourselves mountain bikers?
If I ride my cube to work on the roads then I see myself as a cyclist, wnen I take it to the trail centre I am a mountain biker, so for me its the terrain. That said I always think of myself as a moun ...
  Topic: Cleaning
andy4d

Replies: 10
Views: 1851

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Tue Dec 31, 2013 12:52 pm   Subject: Cleaning
I clean the chain, de raileur and cogs after each ride then re lube, ensure the forks are clean and sometimes giveframe a quick hose and rub clean if its caked in mud. As for the brakes/rotors I alway ...
  Topic: Essential Tools
andy4d

Replies: 13
Views: 2945

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Sun Dec 29, 2013 12:02 pm   Subject: Essential Tools
I have a multi tool for out riding and nearly bought a bike tool set recently but after looking at the contents I decided I had the basics that they seem to all come with (screwdrivers, tyre levers, a ...
  Topic: Avoiding disc contamination.
andy4d

Replies: 4
Views: 988

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Sun Dec 01, 2013 7:25 pm   Subject: Avoiding disc contamination.
I wrap an old poly bag around my discs when spraying oil around then chuck em away after.
  Topic: Potential brake upgrade
andy4d

Replies: 51
Views: 6503

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2013 1:50 pm   Subject: Potential brake upgrade
I am no expert but swear by this tip i got from bike mechanic. He said not to clean your brakes unless there is something wrong and leave them alone. If they squeak and pads and rotors are not contami ...
  Topic: Potential brake upgrade
andy4d

Replies: 51
Views: 6503

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2013 1:48 pm   Subject: Potential brake upgrade
I am no expert but swear by this tip i got from bike mechanic. He said not to clean your brakes unless there is something wrong and leave them alone. If they squeak and pads and rotors are not contami ...
  Topic: My cube!
andy4d

Replies: 10
Views: 2269

PostForum: Readers Rides   Posted: Thu Sep 05, 2013 10:09 pm   Subject: My cube!
Lovely. Is the seat post past the limit marker?
  Topic: is this a problem
andy4d

Replies: 4
Views: 752

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 6:26 pm   Subject: is this a problem
Not sure if this is a problem or not. A few times lately the top seal of my rock shox recon silver (air) has come off whilst riding, and its always the same side. I can just push it back down and its ...
Page 1 of 4 Goto page 1, 2, 3, 4  Next
All times are GMT + 1 Hour
Jump to: