messed up front wheel

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7/20/2008 10:29 AM

i just got a new front wheel and after like 2 or 3 weeks of riding it comes really lose and creaks really bad then i have my friend tighten it then with in one week it comes loose agin what do u think is up with it? its a 36h proper rim and alloy nipples and 14g stainless spokes and season hub.

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7/20/2008 10:30 AM

do u run pegs

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7/20/2008 10:32 AM

yea

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7/20/2008 10:36 AM

well from grinding ur pegs can turn and lossen ur axle nuts, i run the primo binary peg with the knurled ends so that wont happen

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7/20/2008 10:40 AM

i have the exact same front wheel and i havnt had any problems like that ive had it for like 6 months and i run pegs check you axle it might be stripped

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LIVE HARD, RIDE HARD, DIE HARD

no brakes 4 pegs... streets all day

7/20/2008 10:42 AM

im talkin about the spokes are getting loosened

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7/20/2008 10:47 AM

have the same wheel and nothin has happened to it been rockin it since winter

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7/20/2008 10:50 AM

ya its jacked up

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7/20/2008 10:52 AM

Tyler wrote:

im talkin about the spokes are getting loosened

oh my bad, my brother has that problem, get a spoke tool park tools usa make good ones

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7/20/2008 11:20 AM

yea i have one but when i try to tighen it ,it messes my rim up

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7/20/2008 11:21 AM

maybe the spokes are stripped at the top

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go ride a bike

7/20/2008 11:22 AM

Tyler wrote:

yea i have one but when i try to tighen it ,it messes my rim up

how r u tightening it do u keep going around the rim

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7/20/2008 11:22 AM

easternrider21 wrote:

maybe the spokes are stripped at the top

they arnt because they tighten but they come right back loose

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7/20/2008 11:25 AM

who laced it for u. if u had it done at a shop they should true it for nothing. at least my shop does. id say have a shop look at it they could tell u exactly what is wrong

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I'M HUNTING BUNNIES

7/20/2008 11:29 AM

maybe brass nipples will work better unless u don want the wieght

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catch ya slipin at a light "GET OUT YO SHIT"