Problem with lose hoods?

CyclingObsession Posts: 314
edited August 2012 in Workshop
I have shimano 105 gear set up 10speed, my right hood has become lose it moves left and right, it's the part you use for hill climbing or sprinting. How to I tighten this?


  • sungod
    sungod Posts: 16,863
    peel back the rubber hood or just remove it, you'll see a hex head bolt (5mm key) in line with the band around the bars, tighten it, 6-8Nm torque

    if you look on...
    ...there are diagrams
    my bike - faster than god's and twice as shiny
  • Awsome cheers worked perfectly saved me a trip to bike shop:)