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    Any Doctors out there?

    I'm having a problem with my bike and thought maybe you've had the same problem and could tell me what to do about it.

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    Yeah, I've had that same problem but was able to fix it no problem.

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    Might need to have it removed. A radical bikectomy?
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    My barber fixed mine. She said her husband rides a bike.
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    Had a friend that rode one in grade school that had a problem with their bike once. I'll check with them as to what they did about it.

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    Senior Member teachme's Avatar
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    Try askadoctor.com
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    Send me a biopsy and I'll look at it through my bikerosope.

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    Needs Locktite on the BB.... end of story. Or check for something rattling in your pocket.

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    Maybe your bike is just lonely. N+1 time.
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    The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. Elbert Hubbard.

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    This sounds like a job for Doctor Phil!!
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    Did someone call?

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    Quote Originally Posted by 10 Wheels View Post
    My barber fixed mine. She said her husband rides a bike.
    Mine misbehaved very, very, very badly and got thrown into the joint.
    But then the barbour set it free! That was a bonehead move!
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    Just ride more.
    The more you ride your bike, the less your ass will hurt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brew1 View Post
    Yeah, I've had that same problem but was able to fix it no problem.
    So, this is your version of Obamacare. Obikeacare!

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    My bike is depressed. I read on the Huffington Post that its enjoyment of life is inversely proportional to the mass of my ass.
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    A generous application of placebo often achieves results for me.
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    that's Huffyweighsaton .. Post.

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    Give it two squirts of oil and have it see me in the morning.
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    You will ruin it if you doctor it up to much. Give it to an expert to fix.

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    A might bewildered... Dudelsack's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by fietsbob View Post
    that's Huffyweighsaton .. Post.
    That's right: the Huffy-ton Post is where I get my bike doctoring information.

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    I hope your doctor is better than mine.
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    Your bike may need to talk to a bike cycleologist or go on some group rides for therapy.
    Bikes get depressed and cranky when they are stuck inside all winter -- just like their human.
    Give your bike a nice warm bath followed with clean lube and a big hug.
    Watch some of your TDF videos together on the couch.
    Talk about some of your upcoming ride plans for the summer.

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    One of these daily keeps doctors from attacking you, so I hear. It must be like garlic for vampires.

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    Quote Originally Posted by teachme View Post
    This sounds like a job for Doctor Phil!!
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    Luckily, here in the UK the NHS (National Health Service) is there to sort this sort of problem out for free - If you don't mind waiting a loooooooooooooooong time

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