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Old 06-03-19, 09:54 AM
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New Shift Cables

It's the little things sometimes. I actually had a shift cable split on me last week, so I replaced them with the Jagwire Elite sealed cable system, man, I forgot how effortless shifting could be. I was shifting gears on the way in to work this morning just to shift gears! Happy Monday all!

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Another thing that can help is to drop some chain lube into your housing. Pull the housing out of its ferrules, put like 5 drops in the 'uphill' side, slide the housing back and forth to work it in.

But yeah if you've got broken strands, definitely replace the cables.
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Another thing that can help is to drop some chain lube into your housing. Pull the housing out of its ferrules, put like 5 drops in the 'uphill' side, slide the housing back and forth to work it in.
And if you like how that works, you can put some chain lube on the (rusted) chain. Pedaling can be so easy!

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Naw for your chain, you want to look for that bottle marked CABLE HOUSING LUBE
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