How to Adjust a Shimano Top Swing Front Derailleur?

Answer Many geared bicycles feature derailleurs that shift the chain from one sprocket or chain ring to another. A front derailleur includes the derailleur cage and attachment clamp. On so-called top swin... Read More »

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How to Adjust a Shimano 105 Front Derailleur?

On a bicycle, the front derailleur moves your chain between higher and lower gears. A poorly adjusted derailleur can cause your chain to rub and gears to shift and drop unexpectedly. You can avoid... Read More »

How to Adjust the Shimano Deore LX Front Derailleur?

Produced by Shimano Cycling, Deore LX components are designed for use with off-road bicycles. Among these components, the front derailleur has the responsibility of transferring the drive chain fro... Read More »

How to Adjust the Front Derailleur Range on a Shimano Bike?

Your bike's derailleur is responsible for moving the chain to a larger or smaller gear. A Shimano-brand front derailleur is located on the bicycle seat tube directly above the front chain rings. Wh... Read More »

How To Adjust a Shimano 7 SIS Derailleur?

Bicycle derailleurs are cable-actuated mechanisms that shift the bicycle chain from one gear to another. Labeled SIS ("Shimano Indexing System”), the seven-speed Shimano derailleur is designed to... Read More »