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Old 02-22-11, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by WhyFi View Post
There are metal bands that secure the brake/shifter to the bars. Peel back the rubber hood and look for the fastener that connects to the bands. Loosen slightly, straighten, tighten (without overdoing it).
Or just push it back in place with the palm of your hand.

WhyFi's answer is the technically correct answer, and really the best form.

But if it's not on really tight, you usually can move it fairly easily by hand, and if you don't have carbon fiber bars, there's no real harm. If it doesn't budge with afiar amount of force, follow Why fi's description.
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