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by chriscycling
Sun Jul 17, 2011 20:34 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Campag Ultra Torque bottom bracket bearings
Replies: 9
Views: 401

hugo15 Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:13 pm Post subject: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2,500 mainly dry miles for mine, which was one year. 2,500 in a year,By mavic freehub is still going strong on around 12,000 miles(one year) i serpose it depends on...
by chriscycling
Sun Jul 17, 2011 20:25 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Screeching Mavic freehub again
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Trouble with hubdoctor bushing kit,it is from US you will have to pay around £20 postage import tax etc on a £8 bushing.
by chriscycling
Sun Jul 17, 2011 19:45 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Anyone replaced a Campagnolo Zonda Spoke nipple ?
Replies: 0
Views: 453

Anyone replaced a Campagnolo Zonda Spoke nipple ?

Hi All

Has anyone tried replacing a spoke nipple on a set of zonda's,not easy thing as you have to use a magnet to move nipple round inside of rim.
See Campag vid link www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGbDDg7QVcI
by chriscycling
Sat Aug 21, 2010 22:22 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Mavic Ksyrium Elite help
Replies: 14
Views: 3910

Mendips hey sounds like you are in my neck of the woods.

I Think new made bushings would be the way to go, maybe i could set up my own UK site selling them if i have to order a large min quatity.

Will inquire with plastic firm next week will let you know.
by chriscycling
Sat Aug 21, 2010 21:58 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Mavic Ksyrium Elite help
Replies: 14
Views: 3910

The ones on ebay are from US seller so would have to pay a lot of tax on a low cost item.
Yes i could buy a new freehub but £40 for Campagnolo version, but why when only the nylon bushing need replacing.

Maybe a could get a local plastic firm to make some nylon bushing to fit.
by chriscycling
Sat Aug 21, 2010 21:35 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Mavic Ksyrium Elite help
Replies: 14
Views: 3910

The noise you are getting sounds like a horrible wailing screech, which also is loud when cornering at speed? This noise is created by the rubbing of the nylon bushing in the freehub. This can be a sign that its worn out. I suppose you could get some more life out of the bushing by taking the freeh...
by chriscycling
Tue Jul 27, 2010 21:05 pm
Forum: Road General
Topic: Story of the Bicycle - tonight
Replies: 7
Views: 1717

What a Super Fantastic watch :D :)
and more cycling programes tonight with
Death on the Mountain: The Story of Tom Simpson
Thoroughly modern The bicycle.

What a night
by chriscycling
Wed Jul 21, 2010 21:03 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: removed
Replies: 22
Views: 4730

These Gran fondo's are Nice but does any one have a Ribble Scuro RS like me.
by chriscycling
Mon Jul 19, 2010 20:06 pm
Forum: Workshop
Topic: Tesco Value Puncture Repair Kit - £1.00
Replies: 26
Views: 7398

Just thought i say that the Tesco Puncture kit is now on offer at 66p !!WHAT A BARGAIN!! :D :lol:

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