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05-03-21, 10:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 311
Posted By cobba

Sounds like the rotor needs truing. ...

Sounds like the rotor needs truing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fosSuyiCDE&t=15s
05-02-21, 01:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 466
Posted By cobba

? Yes the photo I posted is a correctly...

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Yes the photo I posted is a correctly attached rotor.

I mentioned the orientation of the rotor because the OP said 'I Assembled the bike from zero' and the rotor is incorrectly attached in...
04-26-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By cobba

It looks a bit chewed up now.

It looks a bit chewed up now.
04-26-21, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By cobba

How did it look before you tried to remove it? ...

How did it look before you tried to remove it?


https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/525x513/screen_shot_2021_04_27_at_12_26_04_pm_f57746c61228c519459ad6e4a00e93579caffb94.png
04-26-21, 07:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 466
Posted By cobba

Is there an arrow stamped on the disc brake...

Is there an arrow stamped on the disc brake rotor?
If there is, it points to the direction that it rotates.
The 'arms' on rotors are usually facing the other way around.

...
04-22-21, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 285
Posted By cobba

Does your rear wheel have a thru axle and is that...

Does your rear wheel have a thru axle and is that hanger compatible with your frame?
...
04-14-21, 04:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By cobba

Pull ratios: Science Behind the Magic |...

Pull ratios: Science Behind the Magic | Drivetrain Compatibility ? Art's SLO Cyclery (http://blog.artscyclery.com/science-behind-the-magic/science-behind-the-magic-drivetrain-compatibility/)
04-13-21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 267
Posted By cobba

Which part of the pad is the 3% that's not...

Which part of the pad is the 3% that's not covering the rotor?
04-11-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By cobba

You can use the Code brake with the old rotors...

You can use the Code brake with the old rotors and adapter.

The Fox 36 does have 180mm post mounts.

The current model Code brakes are not CPS brakes, they are standard mount brakes, the...
04-11-21, 04:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By cobba

The following info would be useful. The fork...

The following info would be useful.

The fork brand and model.
The Specialized bike model and when was it made.
03-26-21, 09:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,329
Posted By cobba

Are you using v-brake levers with the v-brakes?

Are you using v-brake levers with the v-brakes?
03-25-21, 10:12 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,329
Posted By cobba

Those are cantilever brakes on the bike in the...

Those are cantilever brakes on the bike in the photo, did you remove them and put v-brakes on the bike?
03-22-21, 04:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By cobba

What's wrong with the brakes that are on the bike?

What's wrong with the brakes that are on the bike?
03-02-21, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 873
Posted By cobba

I think there's a trick to seeing a new member's...

I think there's a trick to seeing a new member's album.

Change the 6 digit number in your user album to the 6 digit number at the end of Kpruu1014 profile.

Your album:...
02-28-21, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 471
Posted By cobba

I'd say it's closer to 20 years old The...

I'd say it's closer to 20 years old

The graphics on the 2001 model look very similar.

https://www.bikepedia.com/QuickBike/BikeSpecs.aspx?item=35587
02-25-21, 12:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 723
Posted By cobba

If the current shifters aren't working properly,...

If the current shifters aren't working properly, try spraying some wd40 inside them, the grease in shifters can harden and stop them working properly



SL-M3100 is 3 x 9
...
02-16-21, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 849
Posted By cobba

Your fork serial number on the trailhead page...

Your fork serial number on the trailhead page should show what upgrades the fork can have.

https://trailhead.rockshox.com/en/

Spare parts catalog also shows parts.
...
02-15-21, 06:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 625
Posted By cobba

What numbers are on the derailleur, RD-M????

What numbers are on the derailleur, RD-M????
02-14-21, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 625
Posted By cobba

Add another photo to your album with the big to...

Add another photo to your album with the big to big combo.



It looks like it might be a medium cage, have a look for the model number on the derailleur, if it's says RD-M_ _ _GS it's a medium...
01-17-21, 03:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 925
Posted By cobba

Try uploading some photos to the gallery:...

Try uploading some photos to the gallery: https://www.bikeforums.net/g/


If you can uploaded them, make a comment in this thread to let us know.
01-13-21, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,475
Posted By cobba

The frame thickness determines the lengths of the...

The frame thickness determines the lengths of the bolts needed.

SM-MA-R160D/D Installation instructions: https://si.shimano.com/pdfs/si/SI-8NU0A-001-00-ENG.pdf
12-20-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By cobba

Why those washers are used above the caliper with...

Why those washers are used above the caliper with that type of adapter...
https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/519x522/p4pb15830280_77a86d20b89381144e7683cfbc148e9dacd84cbb.jpg
12-20-20, 03:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By cobba

See how it is when the adapter is put on the...

See how it is when the adapter is put on the correct way around with the shorter bolt.

The 'up arrow' only points up when that adapter is on a fork, when that adapter is on a chain stay mount it...
12-16-20, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 674
Posted By cobba

Photos might show a problem.

Photos might show a problem.
12-14-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By cobba

Notice the cage position in the following...

Notice the cage position in the following photos.....

...
12-12-20, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,161
Posted By cobba

Unlike standard disc brake calipers, the BB7 is a...

Unlike standard disc brake calipers, the BB7 is a CPS caliper that needs a 5mm stack of spherical washers beneath the caliper for proper spacing over the rotor.

If the Deore calipers were attached...
12-12-20, 11:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,161
Posted By cobba

Did you attach the Deore brakes with the same...

Did you attach the Deore brakes with the same bolts and washers that the BB7 brakes were attached with?
12-02-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 829
Posted By cobba

SRAM mightn't want you to replace the wheels........

SRAM mightn't want you to replace the wheels.....

https://www.bikeforums.net/bicycle-mechanics/1165866-sram-x-3-rear-derailleur-replace-jockey-wheels.html
11-11-20, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By cobba

I'd say it's a 2010 model. ...

I'd say it's a 2010 model.

https://www.bikepedia.com/Quickbike/BikeSpecs.aspx?year=2010&brand=Raleigh%20&model=Talus%203.0
11-05-20, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 613
Posted By cobba

Some before and after photos might of shown...

Some before and after photos might of shown what's happening and whether it's been fixed properly.
10-27-20, 10:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 727
Posted By cobba

How much is overhanging? There...

How much is overhanging?



There shouldn't be any difference in the diameter of a narrow and wide rotor of the same size.

Post some photos.
10-06-20, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By cobba

The SM-RT67 isn't made anymore, you'll have to...

The SM-RT67 isn't made anymore, you'll have to replace it with a newer model or find a seller with some old stock.

* some Shimano rotors are made for resin pads only
...
10-03-20, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 250
Posted By cobba

The fork would need a cable housing stopper on...

The fork would need a cable housing stopper on the arch that connects to the lower legs of the fork, if you want to continue using cantilever brakes, you'll probably need to find a old fork that's...
09-30-20, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By cobba

Yes you could increase the rotor size by using an...

Yes you could increase the rotor size by using an adapter.

The Shimano SM-MA-R160D/D adapter is what you'd need.

Here's a couple of diagrams and a webpage that could be useful to you......
...
09-21-20, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By cobba

BB7's need the extra spacing that CPS washers...

BB7's need the extra spacing that CPS washers provide.

https://www.sram.com/en/sram/models/db-blbg-7m-a1
09-13-20, 04:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By cobba

Previous thread:...

Previous thread: https://www.bikeforums.net/bicycle-mechanics/1085991-5-side-allen-bolt-anti-theft-skewer-help.html
09-12-20, 12:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By cobba

It's not uncommon to hear noises when doing what...

It's not uncommon to hear noises when doing what you're doing.

Brake pads aren't a tight fit in the caliper, they can move back and forth in the caliper when you apply the brake and rock the bike...
09-11-20, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By cobba

Have you ever heard this noise when you're riding...

Have you ever heard this noise when you're riding the bike with the wheels only rotating in one direction?
09-11-20, 05:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 523
Posted By cobba

Looks like someone might of put Iron Horse...

Looks like someone might of put Iron Horse stickers on another frame, I don't think Iron Horse made a carbon road bike.
08-17-20, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By cobba

Contact some bike shops and ask them if they can...

Contact some bike shops and ask them if they can order the part from Shimano.



OP want's to know where they can find...
08-14-20, 02:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By cobba

Your frame has a standard derailleur hanger, your...

Your frame has a standard derailleur hanger, your derailleur will need to be attached with the b-link still on it.
08-12-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,361
Posted By cobba

Keep the chain in a straighter line. Old...

Keep the chain in a straighter line.

Old worn chains can flex sideways easier then a new chain.

There's nothing to guide the chain when back pedalling


nothing to guide the chain + a chain...
08-12-20, 01:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By cobba

It probably would of been built like that on...

It probably would of been built like that on purpose, I don't know if they're still making them but you could buy factory built wheels that were rim and disc brake compatible.



Yes as long as...
08-11-20, 12:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,014
Posted By cobba

The SLX, XT & XTR brakes use the following..........

The SLX, XT & XTR brakes use the following.......

https://www.nashbar.com/shimano-disc-brake-pad-pin-snap-ring-xt-brm785-y8jz98010/p305110

I've seen a post where someone tapped a thread to use...
08-10-20, 06:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,027
Posted By cobba

Shimano list it as narrow rotor which isn't...

Shimano list it as narrow rotor which isn't compatible with the wide type pads

https://productinfo.shimano.com/#/com?cid=C-460&acid=C-460

Whether it's narrow or wide doesn't really matter, if...
08-10-20, 06:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,027
Posted By cobba

The RT66 is a narrow rotor from the SLX family. ...

The RT66 is a narrow rotor from the SLX family.


https://bike.shimano.com/en-US/product/component/slx-m670/SM-RT66.html


https://productinfo.shimano.com/#/com?cid=C-460&acid=C-461


The...
08-09-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By cobba

Looking at the diagrams for road brakes and...

Looking at the diagrams for road brakes and mountain brakes, the 2 hoses have different flare nuts which screw into the brake levers.
The parts that attach the hose to the caliper are the same with...
08-08-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,027
Posted By cobba

How much pad overhang is there?

How much pad overhang is there?
08-08-20, 09:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,027
Posted By cobba

The pads shouldn't overhang the outer edge of the...

The pads shouldn't overhang the outer edge of the rotor.
08-07-20, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By cobba

The difference between the SLX & XT calipers is...

The difference between the SLX & XT calipers is basically the paint and labeling.
The brake lever is only real difference between a XT brake set and a SLX brake set.
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