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Rear wheel spacers doh!

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wornsprokets
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Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by wornsprokets on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 3:45 am

When i changed my 12yr old michlean pilot activs( they were on the bike)
to bt 45s, i had to take out wheels, i  think i might have put one rear wheel spacers back in wrong ?now looks like rear wheel bearings are going . Any one got diagram of way spacers go in  the rear.  I mite have put em in right could be case of  wheel bearing going

sullivj
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by sullivj on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 7:00 am



Larger one on the sprocket side.
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wornsprokets
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by wornsprokets on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 12:44 pm

Thanks sullivj
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Jameshambleton
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by Jameshambleton on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 2:55 pm

The thin one with the massive flat edge goes on the disc side, the other shorter and fatter one goes near the sprocket
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Grarea
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by Grarea on Thu 21 Sep 2017, 1:26 pm

*Takes notes in case someone else messed this up before me*
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by stormbringer on Thu 21 Sep 2017, 9:46 pm

@Grarea wrote:*Takes notes in case someone else messed this up before me*

Recently having replaced everything in that area, I'll be joining ranks with you.

Trust is good. Control is better (quote Lenin).
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Grarea
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Re: Rear wheel spacers doh!

Post by Grarea on Fri 22 Sep 2017, 4:46 am

Indeed.
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