Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
Originally Posted by mathpants
I have been working on an old centurion road bike. The Suntour GPX hidden-spring brakes were not returning well so I took apart the front brake. Now for the life of me I cannot get it back together with the springs. Does anyone have any guidance?
Having done this job decades ago with a similar design Superbe Pro brake, my advice is going to be too late for you. Don't take these apart.
Yes, I got it working again, but sorry, it's been too long to remember what the trick was.
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