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new bike won't change down gear on front derailleur

snufflesnuffle Posts: 2
edited June 2015 in Workshop
Hi guys

Last week I picked up my Specialised Diverge sport up and I have been using it to commute to work. Today I tried to change down gears on the front and nothing happened, it didn't even try to change. It was on the highest gear and I wanted to go on to the middle.
Any idea what could be wrong?

Regards

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  • doug5_10doug5_10 Posts: 465
    Either too much tension in the cable or perhaps a frayed cable stopping the shifter shifting. Unlikely on a brand new bike, may be that the cable end has not been seated correctly into the shifter and its become jammed?
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