Hi everyone, I just got my new Ibis Mojo SL and noticed the headset was a little loose. I loosened the stem and tightened the top cap but it was already tight and did nothing. So I removed the fork and and had a look, I removed the cartridge bearings and all the bits and reassembled. I noticed the lower bearing fitted flush but the top bearing was over the lip of the head tube and not flush and about 3 mil over. Is this as it should be as I have never owned an Ibis Mojo before so dont know. To stop the looseness I had to hit the compression ring down with the stem to wedge it in properly and then re tighten every thing back up.
I am concerned now that if there is a fault with the seating of the bearings due to it not sitting deep enough in the head tube that as I ride the bike there may develope some play and compromise the head tube resulting in failure.
I have never needed to force a compression ring down like this before and just tightening the top cap was sufficient to get rid of any play.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated
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