Old 05-14-20, 09:47 PM
Jeff Wills
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Originally Posted by rm -rf View Post
As the previous posts explained,
This part needs to hook over the tube here. Slide the rubber boot out of the way so you can hook the short swing arm onto the "noodle" tube.

And then make sure the "noodle" stays there once it's in the correct spot. I've worked on a cheap bikes where the parts were so flimsy the noodle came unhooked when squeezed hard. This is a bad accident waiting to happen.

As others have said: take it to a bike shop. A good mechanic can show you how to hook up the brake and test it so stays that way.
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