Quick Question

Discussion in 'Beginners' started by Ham, 1 Jul 2008.

  1. Ham

    Ham New Member

    With my usual strength and ignorance I have manged to break the spring on the quick release on my front wheel. Is it dangerous to travel on the bike even though I have tightened the nuts as much as possible?
  2. Amanda P

    Amanda P Veteran


    The spring is only there to make the quick release... erm, release quickly.

    It's a very weedy spring, completely flattened by the tension when you do the QR up. You won't miss it.
  3. Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Penarth, Wales
    Says it all Uncle Phil!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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