It looks as if the kick stand mount is brazed on. yes Im a retard, i cant figure out how to get the kickstand out of the body kickstand tube, Im not afraid to swing a hammer but it appears theres a pin on the bottom side i cant grip, didnt know if this is a stop peg for the stand or what. Fit and tighten the new kickstand the same way. pedalpower17 Finally riding a big boys bike. Although a working kickstand … Thread starter pedalpower17; Start date Oct 12, 2018; Most Recent BUY IT NOW Items Listed on eBay. How can I remove this kickstand from the housing? It is the only way to remove the built in kickstand with out damaging the paint on your frame and same when you install a stand on a restored frame. Check out our videos on how to build your new bicycle below. I have a Schwinn Straight bar frame with the standard Scwhinn kickstand bracket/mount.I would like to remove the bracket so I can install my double kickstand.Will removing the bracket/mount weaken the frame??? [ August 18, 2004, 10:01 PM: Message edited by: cornfed ] See attached photo. Thanx Schwinn Kickstand Removal Tool. Thanks in advance. I wrote a pretty decent 600 page book on Schwinn bikes: Schwinn Tech & Spec 1.3. By holding your bicycle upright, the kickstand prevents scraping against hard surfaces and makes it convenient for you to chain the bike to walls and racks to deter theft. Oct 12, 2008 #2 I did not want to remove it if it was there for support. It has kickstand that's welded to the frame. Ted . Steve Use an Allen key to unscrew the bolt that holds the base of the broken kickstand and take it out. Your best bet is to contact your LBS. Andrew Gorman Cruisin' on my Bluebird. Assembling your new Schwinn bike doesn’t have to be difficult. I want to be able to put it back together afterwards. I don't want to create any more damage than I have to. Most broken kickstands are either poorly lubricated or have loose bolts. Looking at the bottom, I can't tell if this pin needs to be pushed in or pulled out. Assistance in kickstand removal is appreciated in advance, thanks for humoring me. Funny you should ask. Oct 12, 2018 #1 The method of compressing the spring with the end of a 10" adjustable wrench not working on my current project. Ted, up here in the frozen north. If not what would be the best way to remove the bracket?? Mpls, MN. This tool will pay for itself the first time you use it. Schwinn scripted. When I worked in a Schwinn shop back in highschool, we had a tool that would compress the kickstand into the bracket and pull out the pin. Removing the broken bike kickstand and fitting the new one. -CCR How to assemble bikes by type Hybrid Bike Cruiser Bike Mountain Bike … Do not reuse the existing bolt, replace it with the new one provided with the kickstand: I'm not really sure how to do it without the tool. (05-14-2010, 01:36 AM) KC-Steve Wrote: Hi Jay, I'm not sure what you mean by "kickstand mount." It has more info than you can shake a kickstand at. I have a 70's Schwinn Collegiate. The 1970 and earlier Schwinn built-in kickstands deployed at a greater angle from vertical than '71 and later models, When people would sit on bikes with the older style cam/kickstand deployed it could put excessive rotational force on the cam in the frame … I am not sure. Click over and check it out, it's by far the most practical Schwinn reference book ever assembled. What is the proper way to remove the Schwinn brazed kickstand's internal parts for a proper repaint? It's currently available on my "Reference Books" page. With Schwinn’s easy step-by-step assembly guides, you will be riding in no time. I have a 1984 Schwinn Super LeTour with no kickstand and don't think it had one originally.