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Old 06-17-2013, 10:42 PM   #17406
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Originally Posted by Seventy One View Post
Found this today while changing tires. It's the left hand axle spacer for the rear tire. The grooves were cut almost 3/4 way around it. Everything else looked fine.

Is this going to be an issue? What would have caused this? The bike is an 800XC with 4,500 miles....oh, and a pair of brand new Karoo 3's.

Yeah, dirt in the seals. Clean and re-grease, turn the spacer around.

Anxious to hear abou the karoo 3's. They are a GREAT looking tire. Hopefully a LOT better than the karoo 2's - now those were total POS.
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