How to Replace a Gear Cable | The #MTBminute:

In this latest edition of H+I Adventures #MTBminute video series, they are taking on the topic of ‘How to replace a gear cable’. One that everyone thinks they know the answer to, but where some simple tips can make life so much easier!
When you are out riding your bike trying to do what you love, there is nothing more annoying than your gear shifting becoming laboured or erratic! You may brake a chain as a result, and your riding buddies don’t want you to be near them because your bike sounds like a junkyard truck…. You don’t have to suffer, or wait until you can get your bike into the bike shop, this is a quick fix.
Having the ability to replace your gear cable in the workshop or out on the trail is essential to safe and fun mountain biking and in this edition of #MTBminute, H+I Adventures’ lead Scottish guide Chris Gibbs shows you they key stages of how to replace a gear cable on your mountain bike – without getting into a mess!
With these top tips you’ll have all the steps you need to set about replacing your gear cable…
The “#MTBminute” brings together more than a decade of collective knowledge and experience gained around the globe by H+I Adventures’ expert guides; real on the ground issues that we have come across in all four corners of the globe. They might still take a lifetime to master but with the #MTBminute at least you’ll be off to a solid start. Check out H+I TV at
Tags from the story
Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.