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What kind of beer have you been drinking?
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Rear sprocket bolts tight?
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OK OK OK .... I'm a dumb-a$$..
Ive been riding the bike non stop and havent had a real chance to check it out instead I have just been taking it easy and not worrying about it.
Well tonight I just decided top pull it apart and see what the problem is so I can order parts and I feel like an idiot

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Looks like I need a new sprocket.
Do you think anew PBI-23 will give me the same service life this one has?
I figure it has been a good piece put it on the bike in 04 and I ride almost every day but I am very gentile with it

Thanks everyone for there input and nobody happened to think of this. I really should have assumed it was time after all I have replaced 3 48 tooth rears since I put it on ..
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