Introduction

If you need to replace the tire or inner tube, this guide will show you how to remove the rear wheel and remove both the tire and inner tube.

Tools

Parts

No parts required.

Disconnect the rear brake cable
  • Disconnect the rear brake cable

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Flip the bike over so that it is resting on the seat and handlebars.
  • Flip the bike over so that it is resting on the seat and handlebars.

  • Use an adjustable wrench to remove the nuts on both sides of the wheel that hold the wheel to the frame.

  • Lift the tire away from the frame and chain.

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Insert one tire lever under the tire and hook it onto a spoke.  Insert the other tire lever next to the first and slide it along the rim to remove one side of the tire from the rim.
  • Insert one tire lever under the tire and hook it onto a spoke. Insert the other tire lever next to the first and slide it along the rim to remove one side of the tire from the rim.

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Starting at the valve, pull the inner tube out of the gap between the rim and the tire.
  • Starting at the valve, pull the inner tube out of the gap between the rim and the tire.

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Pull the tire away from the rim.
  • Pull the tire away from the rim.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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