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Old 05-10-13, 09:38 AM
Bill Kapaun
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Originally Posted by velotnt View Post
........When I resume pedaling it's as if I have to move the cranks a 1/8 inch before I feel the drivetrain start to engage........
1/8" or 1/8 turn?
If 1/8 turn, you may have gummy pawls in the freehub mech.
1/8"??? It's going to take some distance to accelerate the crank just to "catch up"on a moving bike.
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