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Old August 20th, 2020, 02:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Shifter pivot ball cup play fixed

I fixed the play in my shifter completely. Managed to make a plastic spacer (43mm or 1 11/16 od, 37mm or 1 15/32 id, Width as desired) underneath the lower ball seat, to raise it a mm or so. and then dremel out the upper retainer for the pivot ball a mm as well. A clean up and regrease with synthetic bearing grease and its buttery smooth compared to original
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I actually did this about 2 Months ago for mine as well lol, night and day difference
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