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Old 05-17-18, 02:47 PM
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paulb_in_bkln
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Originally Posted by ddeand View Post
Loose headset update.

I decided to try to shim the top head race - it was pretty loose and slid right out with no effort. I figured I'd try a thin aluminum shim, so I cut a strip from a Coke can. I had to press the race in (not too difficult) and it seemed to take the play out of the headset. No issues on my ride today, so we'll see if it hold up. Thanks for the help everyone. (Wow! That's a big picture!)
My bet is you have made this problem go away forever.
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