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Old 03-03-09, 06:04 PM
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my bike, and i cant get my forks off. still have a standard headset. first time i've needed to take the forks off the bike. help?
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Old 03-03-09, 06:57 PM
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if the top nut and stem are off then gently tap the top of the fork with a rubber mallet or block of wood, there is a little plastic wedge keeping it up. get ready to catch the fork.
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Old 03-04-09, 02:09 PM
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i tried that, and it didnt work
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Old 03-04-09, 02:24 PM
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pics? threaded, not?
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If it is that tappered ring use a flathead and mallet to get it out.
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Old 03-04-09, 03:56 PM
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i got it. i just smacked it with a block of wood a few times and it just dropped out. it wouldnt last night though, even after hitting it for like a half hour
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