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    Rear Brake reaplacement with the Lefty

    I'm trying to replace my brakes and the front is GTG. When I get to the back brake I can't fit the lever or the caliper through the opening between the headtube and lefty. Are they any tricks out there without removing the lefty completely or opening up the brake system ?

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    Not that I know of but removing the fork is not a big deal.

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    But it looks like i have to have the Special tool from cannondale and the BB tool for the bottom lock ring, to do it correct ?

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    It seemed easier to disconnect the brake hose since I was going to trim the hose length anyway and then bleed the brake.

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    Rear Brake reaplacement with the Lefty

    I've taken the hose off at the cylinder before without needing to bleed the brakes.
    Last edited by Buzzaro; 03-31-2013 at 12:38 PM.
    All out of S**** and down to my last F***
    I think I strained a pucker muscle

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    I have recently shortening my formula break hose without bleeding.

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