Bicycle Mechanics - Installed Centaur Ultra torque without wavy washer
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06-12-08, 08:22 PM
I recieved my new campy centaur cranks without the wavy washer? I'm not sure if it was lost going through customs or what happened... and I installed the cranks without it...
Big deal? or should I get one ordered??
Nah. They just throw them in there in case you need it.
06-12-08, 08:43 PM
that spring preloads your bb bearings to ensure a tight straight drive.
without, your bearings will flex under load and fail, possibly damaging you entire investment.
get the wave washer for non-drive side cup.
06-12-08, 11:23 PM
next question: where to order online?
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