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Topic: Wheeleez help!!! Anyone ever lube the wheels?  (Read 704 times)

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Dale L

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Have you taken the wheels apart to see what you got in there? If they are traditional bearings, sometimes you can find replacements ridiculously cheap. Like a few bucks each for sealed ball bearings.


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Have you taken the wheels apart to see what you got in there? If they are traditional bearings, sometimes you can find replacements ridiculously cheap. Like a few bucks each for sealed ball bearings.
They are a special bearing but they are very cheap $6. Each. $24. To replace them but $21 for shipping. I'm gonna give them a call and see if they have any other shipping options other than fed ex.


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I still have those wheels with no bushings...
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  IF you don't mind one more suggestion,,,    You probably tried it already, but if not. Pull them out, blow out any sand  or grit,, rinse and blow out again.   Clean the felt etc.   Would not suggest any sort of lube, as that would only attract more sand down the road.
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Wheeleze people are difficult to deal with. seems like Online orders only accepted.
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I still have those wheels with no bushings...

How many years has it been? Fix it for a guided steelhead trip? :smt003


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I still have those wheels with no bushings...

How many years has it been? Fix it for a guided steelhead trip? :smt003

Just over 5 years. 

Deal.  :smt001
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Do whatever the fuck you want.

Best advice ever!
 
I must admit, itís kind of lacking in detail.


 

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