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Old 01-27-2013, 07:39 PM   #1464
Boon Booni
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Originally Posted by Moto Mikey View Post
Thanks!
On other bikes, I've had very good success with heating the hub with a heat gun. I've had 2 sets basically drop out of the wheel after heating and flipping the wheel over. Usually a minimum of tapping is all that is needed to get them out once heated.

Same for installation as well, except the bearings usually go in the freezer for a half hour before I try to install them in the heated hub.
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