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3/12/2009 1:09 PM

wanna go ride
i try to ride, but my bike wont back pedal
i was thinkin my cranks are too tight
no that
chain too tight, dont think its that
so im thinkin my lock nuts next to the driver are tightened down too much?
help meeee

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3/12/2009 1:19 PM

lock nuts....cones...one of the two

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3/12/2009 1:20 PM

agfracing wrote:

lock nuts....cones...one of the two

so loosen em up and semi tighten them, but not as hard as i can?

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3/12/2009 1:21 PM
Edited Date/Time: 3/12/2009 1:21 PM

yea. ot to test it leave them loose just to see what it does...not to loose though then tighten them

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3/12/2009 1:23 PM

agfracing wrote:

yea. ot to test it leave them loose just to see what it does...not to loose though then tighten them

alrighty i'll go try
check back in like 15 to see if i got it or not haha

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3/12/2009 1:24 PM

haha alright... i have nothing else to do but sit on these forums lmao

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3/12/2009 1:40 PM

alright i took the wheel off
didnt do it anything yet
i spin it while holding it and hold the driver as if you were coasting and it seems fine
what gives?

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3/12/2009 1:41 PM

hmm. the frame may be pinching on the lock bolts and making it to tight. loosen them a little bit and try it.

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3/12/2009 1:42 PM

agfracing wrote:

hmm. the frame may be pinching on the lock bolts and making it to tight. loosen them a little bit and try it.

forget it, i tried to spin the driver by itself and its really hard, its gotta be the lock bolts

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3/12/2009 1:44 PM

yea or it needs to be cleaned. ride it in the dirt mud or rain lately?

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3/12/2009 1:45 PM

agfracing wrote:

yea or it needs to be cleaned. ride it in the dirt mud or rain lately?

nah only street
and i just cleaned it
its fine now i think, i'll throw it on and see if its working
btw do you have myspace?
if so add me
myspace.com/mattressler

if your within a couple hours of me i could prolly come ride sometime if its a good park out there or something

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3/12/2009 1:50 PM

dude you have no idea. Our inddor park is amazing. Jim cielinski came and rode it last weekend. it really is perfect. except its prolly a ways a way lol let me know if its fixed

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3/12/2009 1:51 PM

agfracing wrote:

dude you have no idea. Our inddor park is amazing. Jim cielinski came and rode it last weekend. it really is perfect. except its prolly a ways a way lol let me know if its fixed

haha damnnn thats whats up
i might be riding with chase dehart at shields in a couple weeks
hopefully

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3/12/2009 1:52 PM

alright well im at a coffe shop and now its time to go home haha. i added you.

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3/12/2009 2:42 PM

it might be ur bb my s started to lock up and they were really hard to pedal and the made a really bad screeching noise so i had to buy new ones but that was just me

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3/12/2009 2:58 PM

yea it was probaly yer bottom bracket lockin up get new ones

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3/12/2009 4:24 PM

T-1animal wrote:

yea it was probaly yer bottom bracket lockin up get new ones

I bet since his driver ON HIS HUB was tight, it was not his bottom bracket.

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3/12/2009 4:30 PM

T-1animal wrote:

yea it was probaly yer bottom bracket lockin up get new ones

dave lawrence wrote:

I bet since his driver ON HIS HUB was tight, it was not his bottom bracket.

yeah but now im thinkin its the bb too
makin weird sounds =/

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