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Old 10-19-2010, 01:23 PM   #112
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Originally Posted by Mullet5

When I put the race back in without its custom soda can shim, I am able to move it back and forth about 1/4", and probably 1/32" left to right. Take the race out and look at the bottom of the head tube and you can see that it is an oval.
I don't understand, won't 'merican pop can shims work to fix this very minor bit of wear?

Great thread. At least it's not me throwing away my hard earned cash on something that everyone else knows is ju^H^H^H not so collectible.
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