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SF
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hey all,

i want to remove the top mount levers on my cross bikes, and i am wondering if it will be necessary and/or worthwhile to replace the cables. the cables are less than a year old, but have been thru one racing season. thanks in advace...
 

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NeoRetroGrouch
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xccx said:
hey all,

i want to remove the top mount levers on my cross bikes, and i am wondering if it will be necessary and/or worthwhile to replace the cables. the cables are less than a year old, but have been thru one racing season. thanks in advace...
You have to replace the housing (unless you find some kind of joiner??) so I would replace the cables also. - TF
 

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More Cowbell!
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xccx said:
hey all,

i want to remove the top mount levers on my cross bikes, and i am wondering if it will be necessary and/or worthwhile to replace the cables. the cables are less than a year old, but have been thru one racing season. thanks in advace...
If they are a year old, replace them. And as TT said, you are going to need two sections of new housing anyway.
 
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