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Old 07-16-13, 01:18 PM
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Originally Posted by hamster View Post
Mine don't spin smoothly. I took one apart, cleaned out the grime, and now I'm wondering what to use to lube the inside before resealing.

* WD40?
* Spray silicone?
* Red Devil grease?
* Dip it into molten paraffin wax?
* Toss it and buy a new one?
None of the above. Use any decent automotive bearing grease or specific bike grease (Phil's, Finish Line, etc.) WD-40 and silicone spray are way to thin to last long.
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