Thinking about getting around on your bike more often? Of course, most drivers will still climb in their cars rather than show up to a destination drenched from a downpour of rain, but these days biking is a common choice for alternative transportation under great conditions.
One plus side is that if you choose biking frequently you can reduce your car insurance policy to pay-as-you-go, and your fuel savings will astound you, as will your eventual bad-to-the-bone quads and calf muscles.
But if you choose two wheels to get around, there may be some details to bicycle upkeep that many everyday riders may not be aware of. Like a car, even the best quality bicycle will not endure hundreds of miles without checkups, tune ups and other maintenance. Check out these tips for keeping your bicycle road-worthy when you make trips around town:
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