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    ...all of 'em? NuclearParanoid's Avatar
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    XT rear derailler

    Anyone ever succeded fixing a bent rear shimano xt derailler?

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    Eat my Dust... n00bs jag89's Avatar
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    which part of it is bent?

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    If the hanger is bent, bend it back. Eazy peazy
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    ...all of 'em? NuclearParanoid's Avatar
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    Yeah, once I got my hanger bent, so that was pretty easy to fix. But this time it seems like the cage is out of alignment. Since I don't have the dork disk anymore, the chain goes past the easiest gear and gets stuck in the wheel.

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    sounds like you just need to ajust it

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    You needs to adjust your limit screws. There should be two screws on the back of the derrailler. one has an h next to it one has an L. the control the outer edge of the range. Turn the one marked L clockwise until it stops jumping into your spokes. a small adjustment works wonders.

    there is more info here on the subject.

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    sounds like the hanger is bent again. Der's don't just un-adjust themselves.

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    Is it bent from going into the spokes? If so then just adjusting the limit screws isn't going to take care of it.
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