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Yea a little lube keeps it sliding nice

While your waiting on a cable look at the upper perch to make sure its not bent, thats what usually causes the cables to break up top, that and old age.

I keep a spare cable with me when I go to rallies ( cheapo off Fleebay ) only needed it when I didn't bring it..
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