March 16, 2017


V- Brake & Mechanical/Cable Disc Brake Adjustment

This video is pretty good at showing how to adjust v brakes. If your mechanical/cable disk brakes feel soft you can adjust the lever barrel adjuster in the same way as you adjust V-brakes. Also you can tighten the brake cable in much the same way as a V-brake by pulling the slack out of the cable.

Disc Brake Bleeding

There are some of you keen to give this a go. Check out these clips to see what’s involved. You will need to buy bleed kits for different brands of brakes.

Avid Brake Bleed

Hayes Brake Bleed

Shimano Brake Bleed