Originally Posted by tagesk
No big deal FOR ME IN THE CURRENT SITUATION.
If I was in a desert I would have brought a bearing, a seal and a puller.
As it is, I rode to the nearest town, pulled into a hotel, had an excellent dinner, and am now
waiting for the parts to arrive.
No big deal.
I am in no way condoning the design of the FD!
That is the attitude of an adventurer! Even break downs are part of the adventure, so why not go with it?