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    upgrading cables

    does upgrading shifter and brake cables make a big difference and is it worth the money to do so.

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    upgrading is not worth the money, but i would say that replacing the cables frequently, making sure the housing is clean, and using teflon lube on the cables and housing is definitely worthwhile.

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