Illustrated with clear, full-color photographs throughout, this book covers the most essential procedures in bicycle maintenance and repair. Subjects have been selected to exclude jobs that cannot be handled by the average non-mechanic. The instructions are systematic and written in simple, non-technical language. Chapters are devoted to each of the major areas of the bike and its maintenance. Also included is a systematic troubleshooting guide, a bibliography and an index.
About Rob van der Plas of San Francisco, CA
Rob van der Plas is a mechanical engineer with a passion for the bicycle. His earlier books include Bicycle Technology, The Penguin Bicycle Handbook, The Mountain Bike Book, Bicycle Repair, Simple Bicycle Repair, and Mountain Bike Maintenance.