How to Adjust the Handle Bar Height on a Mongoose Bicycle

Written by luther blissett
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While the importance of a quality bicycle is obvious, many fail to take full advantage of their high-quality cycles by properly adjusting the bicycle's components. While some riders may find that maximum comfort is obtained through the use of a custom handlebar height, adjusting the handle bar to the same height as the seat typically results in the most comfortable riding experience. The handlebar adjustment process for Mongoose bicycles is straightforward and requires only a wrench.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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Things you need

  • Adjustable wrench

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Instructions

  1. 1

    Loosen the stem wedge bolt using the adjustable wrench. The stem wedge bolt is located on top of the handlebar stem.

  2. 2

    Loosen the handlebar binder bolt using the adjustable wrench. The handlebar binder bolt is located on the handlebar.

  3. 3

    Adjust the handlebar height until you determine which position is most comfortable. Pull up on the handlebar to raise it; push down to lower its height.

  4. 4

    Tighten both the stem wedge bolt and binder bolt using the adjustable wrench.

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