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Hi,

After an accidental mishap in the living room:mad2: , my derailleur hanger got bent on my 3 month old Look 585. I took it to the LBS and they straightened for me and re adjusted all the cables, buttold me that i now need to replace my rear derailleur hanger and that my original one has now weakened and is only good for a 'short period of time'.

Does it really need to be replaced?? It wasn't a high velocity accident, it literally just fell over from an upright position.
Does a rear derailleur go through much stress?
 

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that's what it's for... next time it may break, and if it happens while riding it could do some damage. do you feel lucky?

did they check the der alignment?
 
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