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Video - How to use a presta valve

This video shows you the basics for using a Presta Valve

• First identify if you have a Presta Valve 

• Next removed the plastic valve cap

• Unscrew the valve lock-nut until it stops 

• Tap the end of the valve to release the back pressure 

• Attach your pump head (use valve adapter if needed) and pump up your tire 

• Remove your pump head 

• Lightly tighten down the lock-nut to hold the valve pin closed 

• Replace your plastic valve