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Forum: Mountain Biking 05-11-14, 08:42 PM
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Posted By kinggrant20
Problem solved!

Problem solved!
Forum: Mountain Biking 05-11-14, 06:57 PM
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Posted By kinggrant20
Dork disk rubbing tiers?

I am making some adjustments to my rear derailleur. I believe I got it in the perfect spot but the dork disk rubs the wheel when in the largest cog. The bike is not in to good of shape and to be...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-18-14, 06:26 PM
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Views: 322
Posted By kinggrant20
Front axel nut fell off? And shock switch...

I was riding today and my front axle nut got lost, lucky I found the spring screw (what are they called?)
I am new and do not know much, i was wondering if some one could enlighten me on what I...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-18-14, 06:01 PM
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Views: 311
Posted By kinggrant20
Front axel nut fell off? And shock switch...

I was riding today and my front axle nut got lost, lucky I found the spring screw (what are they called?)
I am new and do not know much, i was wondering if some one could enlighten me on what I...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-14-14, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By kinggrant20
How important are tires?

My tread is just about done on my MTB. I am going to get some new ones but I am on a tight budget. How important is quality tread on a MTB?
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-13-14, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By kinggrant20
Shocks not compressing when sitting on bike?

I have been looking at video's on how to pump air into shocks. The video's tell you to sit on the bike and mark the spot of compression. But when I sit on my bike my shocks do not compress. (EDIT: Ok...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-12-14, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 859
Posted By kinggrant20
How much is too much?

I love bike riding. I want to ride every hard every day. I know its not safe, your body needs time to recover, your muscles need to grow and your ligaments/tendons need to rest. Personally I do not...
Forum: Commuting 04-08-14, 01:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,129
Posted By kinggrant20
Biking road laws?

I know it depends on the state but generally....

Do I have to fallow the same rules as cars?

For example lets say I want to uturn, the road is clear but there is a double no crossing line, am...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-05-14, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 983
Posted By kinggrant20
Can I use gas station air pump on shocks?

Is it safe to use a gas station air pump on bike shocks? It has a built in PSI measure.
Or does it push to much air?

I have a 2008 specialized rock hopper with rock shox
where do I find out...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-05-14, 04:03 PM
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Views: 485
Posted By kinggrant20
Fast rebound vs slow rebound?

When and where do you use them for?
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-27-14, 01:36 PM
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Views: 734
Posted By kinggrant20
If you can get it for cheap why not try?

If you can get it for cheap why not try?
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-27-14, 01:34 PM
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Views: 1,390
Posted By kinggrant20
Your buying used right? The bike looks like its...

Your buying used right?
The bike looks like its in excellent condition.
I think its a good deal but I think you can get something better.

I got a 2008 specialized rockhopper for 140. When...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-23-14, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By kinggrant20
Maintaining shox?

I have this bike and it has RockShox Dart 3 SL on it.
Specialized Bicycle Components (http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/archive/2008/rockhopper/rockhopper#specs)

I am new to MTB so if you...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-21-14, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 382
Posted By kinggrant20
slim tube vs regular?

I got a flat today, I road threw a school parking lot and got a tac in my wheel.... any ways.

I have never bought tubes before. I was wondering if I should get slim tubes.
I was planning on...
Forum: BMX 03-17-14, 10:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,105
Posted By kinggrant20
Its not a city part and no one ownes it but it is...

Its not a city part and no one ownes it but it is city land. Some guys just came out and started building it up 5 years ago.
My mountain bike is to big for it. Remember im 6'1 I have a BIG ASS...
Forum: BMX 03-17-14, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,105
Posted By kinggrant20
right bike/size for me?

Today I was riding around on my MTB and I came across this back woods trail. When I got to the end of the trail my jaw dropped. I just ran into a "underground" BMX park. There was a couple guys...
Forum: Commuting 02-27-14, 02:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,650
Posted By kinggrant20
Bike reflectors?

In my state the law requires that bikes be equipped with a white reflector in the front and a red one in the back for riding at night.
I was wondering if any one of you has been hassled for not...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-18-14, 11:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By kinggrant20
Mine are positioned vertical. I will give this a...

Mine are positioned vertical. I will give this a try and see if it helps.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-18-14, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By kinggrant20
Thanks for the post guy's. Good info. FYI the...

Thanks for the post guy's. Good info. FYI the bike in the pic is not mine just a example, very similar though. I am having trouble finding a comfortable position while using them. I am going to...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-18-14, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By kinggrant20
What are these handle bars called?

I need to know the name of the handle bars on this bike so that I can look up how to adjust them correctly on my bike. To be specific the end part of the handle bar the bends at 90 degree's.
...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-11-14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By kinggrant20
how much would these repairs cost at a shop?

I bought a used bike, the derailleur was rubbing the chain so i attempted to make some adjustments. I took the front gear changing cable off and now I cant get the bike to go into 3rd gear. The bike...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-05-14, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,154
Posted By kinggrant20
I do not know the dif between the 2. Its on a...

I do not know the dif between the 2. Its on a specilized rock hopper 2008

hears the full story....


My chain was rubbing the derailleur, so i watched a tutorial on how to fix it. The video...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-05-14, 05:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,154
Posted By kinggrant20
Bike wont shift to 3rd?

My bike will not shift to the largest cog in the front. When the shifter is on 1 and 2 it stays on the smallest gear, when i change it to 3rd it goes to the medium sized gear. I have tried adjusting...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-05-14, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By kinggrant20
Good advice but thats what I have been doing. ...

Good advice but thats what I have been doing.
I am about to go play with it.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-04-14, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By kinggrant20
Good to know. Its late, I am going to take a look...

Good to know. Its late, I am going to take a look at it tomorrow.
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