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Time to pick up a set of torx keys! They’re handy to have around as general tooling. Once you do, simply remove the other bolt, and you can find out everything you need from it. No need to go specifically to a bike shop either; most hardware stores should have bolts like this. My guess is M6, approximately 25mm long. You’d want to pick a head shape that best ...


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As per comments, it sounds like your bike has front suspension forks. When doing a hard/panic brake, the front wheel will slow faster, and the suspension will compress ("load up") and acquire stored energy. Once the rest of the bike/rider combo slows to the same speed, the suspension will unload and relax. This can result in odd handling, ...


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Firstly you'll check the quick release skewer. Two things, one is that the springs are oriented correctly so not jamming up the drop out, the other is that the wheel is fully in the drop outs and not skewed, by loosening and then retightening the qr. Check these first before making any other adjustments. Spin the wheel and make sure it's not just a localised ...


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If you can't wait for shipping, then your only option is to go to your local bike shops and see what's in stock now. Brakes are important - I'd suggest politely not focusing primarily on the price, and instead prioritise compatibility, function, and availibility over appearance/price. Your other option is to shop on your local auction websites, whether that ...


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The requirements for hitches for single wheel and two wheel trailers are different. 3 types of rotation through this joint: Pitch, yaw, roll. Pitch: as the bike transitions up to a ramp, Yaw: to allow a flat turn, Roll: A two wheel trailer will stay flat while the bike leans into corners. A single wheel trailer will fall over if it's not constrained. The ...


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On suspension forks, there could be a small play between the lower part to the fork (the bottles) and the upper tubes that slide in (the stanchions). That is due to the tolerances in the bushings that these tubes slide on. When these get worn the tolerance gets too large so the wheel (noticeably) moves back and forth relative to the bike when squeezing/...


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Vintage cannondale https://shop.vintagecannondale.com/ Please update question if you actually need the imperial 5/16" size.


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