12/07/2010 09:13 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bike Maintenance: How To Do It Yourself (PHOTOS)

From Bicycling Magazine:

Whether you ride a multi-thousand-dollar road machine or a 20-year-old beater bike from your basement, proper maintenance is essential to ensure a safe and comfortable ride. Complete this easy-to-follow checklist every one to two months to keep your bike running smooth.

DIY Bike Maintenance Checklist