Re: Problem with new Shimano Cassette sticky freewheel action



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Art Harris

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Wayne wrote:

> I recently overhauled the drive train on my bike, fitting a new

Shimano
> Cassette, New Chain and new chain rings. Sometimes when I stop

pedalling
> the the ratchet or freewheel doesn't immediately work on the cassette

so
> the chain goes slack between the top of the cassette and the chain

ring

Did this start happening right after you replaced those items? If so,
it seems like something must have changed. Are you sure the chain is
routed correctly and the same length as the old one?

If it happened gradually over time, then it's likely the freehub
mechanism is gunked up.

Art Harris
 

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