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08-11-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By CerveloS5

Turns out Wheels Mfg sent me the wrong adapter! ...

Turns out Wheels Mfg sent me the wrong adapter! Correct adapter doesn't have the extra lip.

https://i.ibb.co/Kq4WGhb/IMG-9099.jpg (https://ibb.co/NjDK3Ct)
08-08-20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By JohnDThompson

A big adjustable wrench will loosen the locknut....

A big adjustable wrench will loosen the locknut. Be aware that it is a left-hand thread, so clockwise to loosen. Same with the cone. And if you're doing an overhaul (remove crank, clean out old...
08-08-20, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By andrewclaus

The (sole?) advantage of those BBs is that you...

The (sole?) advantage of those BBs is that you don't need any special tools to work on them. Most of the time an adjustable wrench and a screwdriver, and occasionally a hammer, will do the trick.
08-07-20, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 213
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

The ring with the curved slot is a lock washer....

The ring with the curved slot is a lock washer. It's ID hole has a tab that engages with a slot on the BB shaft (or the arms) to keep this part from turning when the lock nut is worked on. But...
07-12-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By Iride01

On the smaller cogs sometimes you'll feel the...

On the smaller cogs sometimes you'll feel the chain "rumble" as the rollers engage the cog. So what you are feeling might be normal. I typically will notice it the few times I clean the gunk from...
07-05-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By HillRider

Don't dismiss the plastic ferrules. They come...

Don't dismiss the plastic ferrules. They come standard on Shimano shifter cable sets and are durable and work very well.
07-03-20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 578
Posted By tyrion

Then back off a couple pumps.

Then back off a couple pumps.
06-28-20, 04:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By tomtomtom123

If you remove the FD, then wouldn't you no longer...

If you remove the FD, then wouldn't you no longer have clearance problems to whichever "tube"?
06-01-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 632
Posted By adamrice

I once heard—before the Internet—that people who...

I once heard—before the Internet—that people who have bad experiences are 7x as likely to talk about them as those who have positive experiences. I think that online user reviews make that imbalance...
05-31-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By Miele Man

Can you borrow a rear wheel from a friend and...

Can you borrow a rear wheel from a friend and ride with it for a bit? If the problem goes away, then it's either the freehub/freewheel or the cogs are worn.

Cheers
05-28-20, 03:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By akohekohe

Solved

Park tools got back to me and the SPA-6 spanner does not have enough clearance to fit over the axle and still get the pins in the slots. They suggested the SPA-2 instead but I didn't think that had...
05-27-20, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 536
Posted By mikebian

I took it apart this morning and found wear on a...

I took it apart this morning and found wear on a ratchet that makes it un-repairable. Then I took it ALL apart. Buying the Microshift brifters now. Thanks for all of your input.
...
05-26-20, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By 70sSanO

This might help... ...

This might help...
https://forum.cyclinguk.org/viewtopic.php?t=128876

John
05-26-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By dsbrantjr

Be aware that if there is significant wear on the...

Be aware that if there is significant wear on the cassette it may skip with a new chain, necessitating replacement.
05-16-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 517
Posted By CerveloS5

^This. If you need to see it in video, click...

^This.

If you need to see it in video, click below and fast forward to 6:10.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDuk7i7m17Q
05-16-20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By davidad

https://www.sheldonbrown.com/brandt/chain-care.htm...

https://www.sheldonbrown.com/brandt/chain-care.html
Don't bother with a chain checker unless it is the Pedro's or the new Park. All of the others are not accurate and have you replace a chain before...
05-15-20, 11:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

MudPie says the common understanding. But there's...

MudPie says the common understanding. But there's more then this. Cog/ring teeth don't change their pitch as they wear, unlike the chain. They do change their shape and thus where in the "valley of...
05-04-20, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By dsaul

The cog spacing is exactly the same, so the...

The cog spacing is exactly the same, so the height of the cassette is the same. If you are referring to the interface with the freehub body, the MTB cassette has a 1.85mm shorter interface to allow...
05-01-20, 10:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,162
Posted By MarcusT

T9 Boeshield. It's a great dry lubricant and is...

T9 Boeshield. It's a great dry lubricant and is found in most hardware stores, so no need to find a specialized LBS
03-28-20, 01:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 986
Posted By SethAZ

Break your chain, then put it back together using...

Break your chain, then put it back together using a master link. When you want to clean the chain, remove it from the bike (takes about 10 seconds), put it in an old spaghetti sauce bottle (the Prego...
03-27-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 986
Posted By JanMM

I generally agree with the advice you’ve...

I generally agree with the advice you’ve received.
But, it’s a shame for a chain lube thread not to go on and on and on...................😀
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