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How to Change a Flat

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A flat tire doesn’t need to ruin your ride. This episode of Bicycling 4 Beginners gives a step-by-step guide for changing a flat far from the comfort of your garage. Don Hampton gives a hands-on demonstration, explains the tools you need and gives some important tips to avoid more damage. A flat tire can be unfortunate, but if you’re prepared, it won’t keep you off the trail for more than a few minutes.

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