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front derailluer adjustment needed?

Old 06-09-07, 01:20 PM
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front derailluer adjustment needed?

I recently had some minor work done on my bottom bracket/cranks (primarily relubing the system to eliminate a creaking noise). However ever since I got the bike back from the shop my front derailluer has been acting up. I have a three gears on my chainring when I shift down 3-2-1, nothing happens when I go from 3-2 but when I got from 2-1, the chain hops from the gear 3 to gear 1, completely bipassing the center gear. Shifting up, 1-2-3, it will stop on the center gear as long as I only briefly turn the shift lever. If I hold the shift lever down the chain will move up to 3, even though the shift lever says I'm still in 2. Does this sound like I need a derailluer adjustment now, or something else? Thanks.
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Sounds like the bb work changed your chainwheel position, also possible that derailleur shifted position. Just take it back to the shop!
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Old 06-09-07, 03:06 PM
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It sounds as if you have too much tension on the shift cable. Adjust at the barrel adjuster.
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