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Old 03-04-18, 05:48 PM
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Originally Posted by cny-bikeman View Post
Again, I'm not there to see it, but that would normally indicate excess friction in the freehub, or interference at the pulley/chain/cog interface, and either of those can and should be corrected. If it's the freehub there would be some slack as well when you coast, but not if the latter is the cause.
Would the gear matter if it was the freehub? Seemed to coast fine and backpedal fine in all other gears.

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