Bicycle Mechanics - headset bearings
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06-20-09, 08:13 AM
Doing my headset grease job and cleaning. I have caged bearings does the bottom bearing face up or down and the top does it go facing up or down. My ZINN maintenance book has real crappy drawings . Its a threaded headset and a specialized. Thanks for your help its apreciated. Sky
The general rule is the cage part faces inside. Can see it better in the pic below:
06-20-09, 09:07 AM
So the flat side of the cage faces up ? How about the bottom. Thanks
bottom is reversed.
06-20-09, 06:47 PM
I dont know if im getting it but that way didnt work. I put the flat metal part of the cage down, balls up, Spins smooth now. THanks
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