Every bike needs a little tender loving care to ensure you get a smooth ride. Follow these steps to ensure your bike runs smoothly every time. Keep it clean. Keep your tires inflated properly. Check your brake pads. Silence squeaky brakes. Tighten saggy brakes. Get professional service at The Bike Shop. Lubrication, lubrication, lubrication! Check if your wheel is “true.” Get your saddle perfect!