Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Camp Hill, PA
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Originally Posted by redtires
Finally, I believe that those shifter bosses aren't simply glued on, pretty sure there is a small pin that runs through the down tube and connects the two.
I was thinking there is a screw in there like Cdale, and trek use.
Mavic did you take either shifter off and look for a screw down inside it?
I agree if your happy with the bike invest in a quality pro repair.
Bristers may be a bad idea uless you want to stay with the Sora 7speed level. Plus you would need new derailleurs, chain and freewheel. It might also be difficult to keep a clamp on DT housing stop from slipping down the tube.
Bianchis '87 Sport SX, '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, , '90 something Vento 603,
Others but still loved,; '80 RIGI, '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '09 Motobecane SOLD, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape