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    Push it to the limit
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    guk in chain ring

    1st gear chain ring (smallest ring) is full of guk, mud and probably chain lube, i cannot wash it out or clean it because the water doesnt make it move, only a rag. the only way to clean it is to clean it with a rag while the chain ring is removed from the bicycle. should this be cleaned, or left alone? (isn't causing trouble at the moment) thanks for the help.

    check it out...below is a pic of some summet i rode to very far away from where i expected to ride, extremely fun and challenging ride somewhere in CT near Bolton. im suprised i found my way back to my car i thought id have to sleep under the stars for the night!
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    the sun never sets on me alumrock12's Avatar
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    i'd clean it. it'll eventually just cause more wear and tear.
    http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q...IMG_1002-3.jpg

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    Troublemaker Berg417448's Avatar
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    I use a toothbrush to get down there and clean it as much as possible. I've never had to remove the chain ring to clean it.

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    Push it to the limit
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    ahh great idea.

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    Take off the chain ring and clean it off. It isn't hard to do anyway.

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    the sun never sets on me alumrock12's Avatar
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    use some simple green or degreaser and rub away to some good music.
    http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q...IMG_1002-3.jpg

    Quote Originally Posted by Temeraroius
    Think of putting disk brakes on your schwinn to be like putting nitrous on a shopping cart.
    Quote Originally Posted by triggersd
    Who needs viagra with these [flow] pics to get ya ready for action!? yeeeeah boy. dig it. Good stuff.

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