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    is there quick release fro lefty shock?

    friend has a 08 or 09 canondale FS with lefty shock and she cannot remove the front wheel to put her bike in the car. is there an easy procedure fro taking off front wheel? have to have tools? is there quick release? looks like an allen head into the axle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Black4esT
    friend has a 08 or 09 canondale FS with lefty shock and she cannot remove the front wheel to put her bike in the car. is there an easy procedure fro taking off front wheel? have to have tools? is there quick release? looks like an allen head into the axle.

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    Your kidding right? Take of the caliber via 5mm allen wrench, then use the same 5mm allen and remove the wheel. Maybe a 2-3 minute process at best.

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    Here's a thread on one. lefty hub with quick release !!!

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    thanks, nope aint kidden. i dont ride/know canondales

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    Quote Originally Posted by jbbikerider
    Your kidding right? Take of the caliber via 5mm allen wrench, then use the same 5mm allen and remove the wheel. Maybe a 2-3 minute process at best.
    More like 20-30 seconds.....
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    But how long it is going to take to explain what an allen key is to his lady?

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    not as long as it took you to type the question

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