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    Legs of Steel chrisvu05's Avatar
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    Why does my chain not want to shift?

    So if I decide to shift from the largest chain ring to the middle chain ring my chain often complete misses the middle chain ring and slips betweed the middle and largest chain rings. This is getting quite annoying as I will be in middle pedal and then BAM....I can't pedal at all! Any ideas since my LBS is compelety inept?

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    ÖöÖöÖöÖöÖö Dannihilator's Avatar
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    Adjust the deraillieurs.
    Quote Originally Posted by scrodzilla
    I'm going out on the town tonight and it won't be over until I snort a line of habanero seeds off the hood of a red Fiero.
    Words and Stuff.
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    As with above, the cable needs tightening so there is more 'distance' between top and bottom.

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    Quote Originally Posted by john999
    As with above, the cable needs tightening so there is more 'distance' between top and bottom.
    D'oh?

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    Senior Member sydney's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by KonaRider24
    Adjust the deraillieurs.
    dollars to donuts, it's only the front that needs attention. www.parktool.com repairsection.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sydney
    dollars to donuts, it's only the front that needs attention. www.parktool.com repairsection.
    Good catch, I thought I did type deraillieur.
    Quote Originally Posted by scrodzilla
    I'm going out on the town tonight and it won't be over until I snort a line of habanero seeds off the hood of a red Fiero.
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