Introduction

Here's an easy step by step tutorial on removing and replacing the inner tube.

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  • First, remove the front wheel from the frame by unscrewing the adjustable screw

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Image 1/3: Once firmly in place, push the tire tool down towards the ground in order to create spacing between the tire and the rim. Image 2/3: Following this, grab the 2nd tire tool and place it into the gap you have created. Image 3/3: Slide the 2nd tool around the entire circumference of the tire, while holding the first in place, in order to dislodge the tire from the rim.
  • Next, wedge tire tool below the bike wheel, right above the rim.

  • Once firmly in place, push the tire tool down towards the ground in order to create spacing between the tire and the rim.

  • Following this, grab the 2nd tire tool and place it into the gap you have created.

  • Slide the 2nd tool around the entire circumference of the tire, while holding the first in place, in order to dislodge the tire from the rim.

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Image 1/2: Gently remove the inner tube starting with the area around the valve. Image 2/2: Make a note of where the hole for the valve is located on the bike rim, because that is where the next step begins.
  • After removing the bike tire, locate the bike valve used to pump air into the tire.

  • Gently remove the inner tube starting with the area around the valve.

  • Make a note of where the hole for the valve is located on the bike rim, because that is where the next step begins.

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Image 1/1: Next, locate the hole in the bike rim and feed the valve through and into position.
  • Pump a small amount of air into the new bike tube so that it is easier to work with.

  • Next, locate the hole in the bike rim and feed the valve through and into position.

  • Next, wrap the rest of the tubing over the rim comfortably, while making sure that no folds or creases form on the tube.

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Image 1/2: Lastly, pump air into the tire and remount onto bike frame. Image 2/2: Lastly, pump air into the tire and remount onto bike frame.
  • Finish by placing the bike tire back on the the frame, while making sure that no fold or creases form in the tube.

  • Lastly, pump air into the tire and remount onto bike frame.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions.

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