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Replacing your handlebar tape is an essential part of bike maintenance

Handlebar tape could  be one of the most under-appreciated features of any bike but the role it plays is of great importance.

Comfort, shock absorption and a pleasing aesthetic quality for your beloved steed are all lost if your tape becomes worn or frayed.

It is of great importance then, that you know how to replace it when the time comes.

In the latest part of our ‘how to’ video guides, Ride mechanic Jon Hayes guides us through it here.

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