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Old 01-21-13, 05:20 PM
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I've overhauled these things before...

1. The outboard bearing on both sides are absolute a new pair from an LBS and replace 'em.
1a. If they have an inboard drive side bearing available, replace that one as well while you are at it.
2. Sometimes I find that the brake shoes have been installed backwards - turning them around fixes it.
3. You can't over lube these things - any excess will come squirting out the sides making mess just from simply spinning the wheel on the bike BEFORE you can ride me.

If the fixes I mentioned above don't work - wait for others who are more familiar with the inner mechanicals...

5000+ wheels built since 1984...


1. I do not claim to be an expert in bicycle mechanics despite my experience.
2. I like anyone will comment in other areas.
3. I do not own the preexisting concepts of DISH and ERD.
4. I will provide information as I always have to others that I believe will help them protect themselves from unscrupulous mechanics.
5. My all time favorite book is:

Kahane, Howard. Logic and Contemporary Rhetoric: The Use of Reason in Everyday Life
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