Introduction

If you need to remove your tire for any reason, this guide will help you safely remove it.

  1. Begin loosening the tire by turning the quick release handle.
    • Begin loosening the tire by turning the quick release handle.

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  2. Gripping the rear derailleur, pull the arm back, away from the front of the bike.
    • Gripping the rear derailleur, pull the arm back, away from the front of the bike.

    • Notice how the derailleur becomes almost vertical in the second picture when compared to the first.

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    • There should be enough slack, in the chain, at this point to remove the tire from the bike.

    • Note: You may need to wiggle the tire and chain around in order to create enough slack.

    • Remove the tire from the bike.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, please follow these steps in reverse order.

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