Rodale Complete Bicycle Maintenance & Repair Book Review

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December 22, 2014
 
Model/Year: 2010 Version?

Pros: Good basic info.
Pictures.
Pretty current.

Cons: Can never be too current.

Recommendation: Again, books like this can never be too current. New trends in mountain biking move really quickly. Compared to road bikes that haven't changed much in 50 years....the ahead headset being the main one. So, the pics are going to look funny at times with the mountain bike frames in particular. Also topics such as tubeless and TR concepts might not be covered as they're not in my book. But, overall a pretty decent reference book.
I'm still using my 1972 Schwinn shop manual for a lot of things....

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December 22, 2014
 
Pros: Good information and pictures.
Good price for the information.

Recommendation: Good resource for beginning bike maintenance/ repair.

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June 1, 2009
 
Pros: It is very informative with detailed pics and trouble shooting section.

Cons: Could be more detailed in the brake section.

Recommendation: Good price for what you are getting. Would highly recommend for beginners.

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November 16, 2008
 
Pros: Very informative, with good detailed pitures/drawings.

Cons: Not a book that you can just read. It's more like a textbook.

Recommendation: For the price and information it's a great reference book.

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Rodale Complete Bicycle Maintenance & Repair 4.25 out of 5 based on 4 ratings. 4 user reviews.