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sram shimano

gaz gas gazgaz gas gaz Posts: 2
edited June 2010 in MTB workshop & tech
i bust the rear gears and it was scram x 7 i put shimano deore on as its 9 speed it wont shift right, rang a shop and as i thought "bring it in so we can rob you silly sir" the new deore has a adjuster on back and the scram dint so got lots of cable adjments just cant get the bloody thing to work, hope someone on here can save me a pritty penny :D

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  • GHillGHill Posts: 2,402
    Deore rear derailleur isn't compatible with the SRAM shifters. I'm afraid you'll need to change one or the other.
  • nicklousenicklouse Posts: 50,675 Lives Here
    if you had a Sram rear mech you need a sram rear mech.

    sram and shimano rear mechs are not interchangeable.

    but as you have bought a deore mech you may as well buy a Shimano shifter.
    "Do not follow where the path may lead, Go instead where there is no path, and Leave a Trail."
    Parktools :?:SheldonBrown
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