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    when repacking a hub...

    how much grease should i pack in. i know too much is better than not enough but how much should i put in like around the bearings and within the hub itself where the axle goes. do i want no air in it at all?

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    Just make sure the bearings are covered. Also, when putting it back together, make sure all the bearings are in place.
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    Are they talking about spectators feeding the cyclists? You know, like don't feed the bears?

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    Cover everything is a good rule. If you put too much in some will squeeze its way out.

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