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Old 07-19-07, 09:39 AM   #1
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how do i get a star nut out??

i need to no how to get a star nut out, any 1 got any tips?
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Old 07-19-07, 10:24 AM   #2
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Drive it down with a boom stick, or similar drift until it falls out the bottom of the steer tube.
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Old 07-19-07, 10:25 AM   #3
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Never done it, but a search turned this thread up:

Starnut removal questions
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Old 07-19-07, 11:47 AM   #4
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cheers i will give it ago
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Be sure to remove the front brake bfore you try to drive it out. Otherwise just drive it down far enough to clear the new one and leave it in place.
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Be sure to remove the front brake bfore you try to drive it out. Otherwise just drive it down far enough to clear the new one and leave it in place.
And carry an extra 7g up the hills? Are you nuts?
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And carry an extra 7g up the hills? Are you nuts?
Of course! What was I thinking!
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Of course! What was I thinking!
7g?! You mean you're not using the 2g carbon fiber starnut?!
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