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How To Tune your Rear Derailleur

Posted on Oct 28, 2013 in News | 0 comments

How To Tune your Rear Derailleur

Ah, the rear derailleur – the source of much frustration among novice and experienced cyclists alike. When poorly tuned, it can cause plenty of clicks, skips, and mis-shifts, often at the most critical moments in your ride (grinding uphill, anyone?) But with a little know-how, you can make sure your gear changes are silky smooth and be the envy of all your ghost-shifting friends.

Your derailleur has two methods of adjustment: limit screws and cable tension. Let’s start with Phase 1: the limit screws.

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