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Old 05-05-2009, 01:28 PM   #1560
Taipan
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Chuckracer
It's metal on metal. The bushings in the wheel have metal sleeves in rubber, and the sprocket carrier has steel pins. I keep mine greased, but never noticed any noise or vibration coming from that area.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stobie
The cush drive bushings on these bikes are rubber with steel sleeves on the outside and inside diameters, so the pins on the sprocket carrier are actually contacting metal on the ID of the bushes.

Edit: Dang it! You're too fast fer me, Chuck.
That does indeed confimr mine is "normal". Thanks for checking that guys, its appreciated.
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