RL’s Fantastic Bike Tip-Left Side Only

If you need to lay your bike down on the ground, make sure that it lays on its left side. Basically you want the drive train side, like the pic below, to point towards the sky.

Cuz’ if you lay it on the right side, your bike will EXPLODE!!!!!Jk, but you can and probably will end up bending your derailleur hanger.

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RL Policar is an avid mountain biker and the Editor In-Chief of MtnBikeRiders.com and BikeCommuters.com. Between the two sites, he's published well over 4,000 articles (and growing).