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In-line brake levers -- cable housing compression?

Old 06-30-08, 11:48 AM
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In-line brake levers -- cable housing compression?

I'm installing in-line levers on my road bike while trying to spare as much of the existing cable housing as possible.

Do I need to have those little cable housing end-caps where the housing connects to the lever apparatus, or can I just use the cut ends of the existing housing? Will using the latter lead to compression of the housing over time?

Hope the question is clear. Thanks.
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