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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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    Drive it down with a boom stick, or similar drift until it falls out the bottom of the steer tube.

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    Never done it, but a search turned this thread up:

    Starnut removal questions

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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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    Quote Originally Posted by HillRider View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by gcl8a View Post
    And carry an extra 7g up the hills? Are you nuts?
    Of course! What was I thinking!

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    Quote Originally Posted by HillRider View Post
    Of course! What was I thinking!
    7g?! You mean you're not using the 2g carbon fiber starnut?!

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