REMOUNTING A CHAIN AFTER FLAT FIX
August 4, 2006
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I have a Schwinn Suburban that
I purchased last year from a bicycle shop in New York, which
has since gone out of business. I recently moved to San
I got a flat on my rear tire yesterday.
My son removed the chain while I pulled off the rear wheel.
The flat was fixed, but things began to happen when my son
attempted to place the chain around the gear system. The
chain is not going around the gear system properly. I realize
that my description is rather vague, but everything got
My bicycle is my only means of transportation.
Please, is there something that you are able to advise us
to do? Thank you.
Your description might not seem
so vague if I tried to give you mine. Fortunately, Ill
Unfortunately, I can't help you with on-line advice.
I find these sorts of instructions
work best with picturesboth of which you can get from
my book, Urban Bikers Tricks
By the way, I commend you for using
a bike as your main way to get around. Because you rely
so heavily on it, you might wanna learn more about fixing
it. Check here for some
good books on that.