Gears

How bad is switching derailleur gears under load?
Should you stop pedal while changing gears?Why do my gears clunk when shifting bike?How often should you change rear derailleur?How can I bike uphill ...
Will my rear wheel with an internally-geared hub shift forward when pedalling steep uphill?
With an internally geared hub you can actually shift gears while stationary! Unlike a traditional derailleur system, you don't need to be pedaling to ...
Can I replace my Shimano Nexus 7 with a Nexus 8 hub?
Are hub gears better than derailleur?What is a nexus hub?Are hub gears reliable?How much does a Rohloff hub cost?How do you change the back tire on a ...
Cadence Belt drives Nexus 11 hubs
Are hub gears better than derailleur?Is Alfine better than Nexus?How does Alfine hub work?What is the best internal gear hub?Are hub gears reliable?Is...
Gear shifting new to cycling maintenance
Why does my bike keep switching gears?When should I shift gears on my bike?Are shifting realities dangerous?How do you fix the front gears on a bike t...
What is the purpose of so many gears?
A car transmission is used so that, at lower speeds, the gear ratio makes it easier for the engine to get the vehicle moving. Once the vehicle has mom...
Gearing change on Mongoose Malus
How do the gears work on a Mongoose mountain bike?What size chain Does my bike need?Do you shift gears while pedaling?Is gear 1 high or low on a bike?...
How do I find gear info for my bike?
How do I know what gears My bike has?What type of gear does a bike use?Where are the gears on a bike?How are bike gears numbered?Is gear 1 high or low...
How do I tune slipping gears?
Why are my gears slipping?Why is my new chain slipping?Can you fix a slipping transmission?How long does a slipping transmission last?How do you tell ...