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Chain wheel and rear sprocket unaligned. Help?
hey so today i snapped my halflink on my bmx bike and i thought about it and i think its because the two sprockets are not aligned correctly. How do i solve this problem? ps dont know if this helps but its a Fit 3 Piece Crank and a Nitrous Wheel. gear ratio is 25/9. i need the bike set by Saturday so plz answer soon. ill buy another halflink tomorrow probably.
Oct 25, 2012 05:03 PM
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Peoria, IL. USA
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RE: Chain wheel and rear sprocket unaligned. Help?
the fastest way if you need it that fast would be to trust your local bike shop. to many variables and no pics and not enough info


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Oct 25, 2012 08:28 PM
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Bill Offline
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RE: Chain wheel and rear sprocket unaligned. Help?
Did the bike come with the 25/9 or did you replace one of them?

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Oct 26, 2012 04:29 AM
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RE: Chain wheel and rear sprocket unaligned. Help?
The method with a SS or fixie; if the sprocket on the rear hub cannot be adjusted shims, is different lengths of BB axles. You need to measure what you have, and calculate what you need.

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Oct 26, 2012 04:53 PM
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1FJEF Offline
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RE: Chain wheel and rear sprocket unaligned. Help?
I hate it when they never come back & tell you what they did to solve the issue.
Feb 11, 2013 02:03 PM
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