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    over-tightened barrel adjuster -- HOW DO I LOOSEN THIS???

    hey, I got a Gary Fisher Big Sur 2004. I am trying to install new a new cable for my rear brake but the barrel-adjuster will not move AT ALL. appearently it was over-tightened. Anything I can do to loosen it? I have tried lubing it and everything but the thing just won't loosen.

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    You may have to remove it and use something like a needle nose pliers. Some are made differently than others.

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    got it, thanks!!!!

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