Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:38 am

All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 34 posts ]  Go to page Previous 1 2 3
Author Message
PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2013 5:45 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 12, 2005 6:04 am
Posts: 573
Location: USA
My Campy Super Record 11 RD is pretty worn out, as is the cassette (been through many). I adjust it such that it shifts without problems going into the smaller cogs, but have to manually (slightly) over shift and hold for an instant as it goes back into the larger ones.

The system worked like a charm when new for the first few years.


Top
   
Posted: Sun Dec 01, 2013 5:45 pm 


Top
   
 
PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2013 7:32 pm 
Online

Joined: Fri Dec 29, 2006 5:07 pm
Posts: 316
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Let's make this thread about possible misalignment of Campagnolo rear derailleurs and not about preferences in shifting or longlivety.

Although I do agree that a improper (or even defect) derailleur has a huge impact on shifting.


Top
   
PostPosted: Sun Dec 01, 2013 11:27 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2004 7:39 am
Posts: 1564
Location: Canada
Bridgeman wrote:
My Campy Super Record 11 RD is pretty worn out, as is the cassette (been through many). I adjust it such that it shifts without problems going into the smaller cogs, but have to manually (slightly) over shift and hold for an instant as it goes back into the larger ones.

The system worked like a charm when new for the first few years.


Sounds more like a shifter problem than derailleur. Your shifter must be at the end of its life. Swap for a new replacement body and your shifting will be back like new.

You can no longer rebuild the new shifters. Campy has the replacement bodies with mechanism.

_________________
██ MARTINI


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 7:29 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 12, 2005 6:04 am
Posts: 573
Location: USA
ferrarista wrote:
Bridgeman wrote:
My Campy Super Record 11 RD is pretty worn out, as is the cassette (been through many). I adjust it such that it shifts without problems going into the smaller cogs, but have to manually (slightly) over shift and hold for an instant as it goes back into the larger ones.

The system worked like a charm when new for the first few years.


Sounds more like a shifter problem than derailleur. Your shifter must be at the end of its life. Swap for a new replacement body and your shifting will be back like new.

You can no longer rebuild the new shifters. Campy has the replacement bodies with mechanism.


Very good advice. Thanks!


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 34 posts ]  Go to page Previous 1 2 3

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Possible for a de hanger to return to misalignment?

in Road

BigPoser

7

527

Mon Sep 26, 2016 11:11 pm

goodboyr View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Brake caliber misalignment after heavy braking?

in Road

CPongpanich

6

456

Tue Nov 29, 2016 5:14 pm

mpulsiv View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Different versions of SUPER RECORD EPS REAR DERAILLEURS?

in Road

leej88

4

382

Fri Aug 05, 2016 3:41 pm

Butcher View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Campagnolo Lockring

in Road

3Pio

9

448

Sun Dec 18, 2016 12:41 pm

bikerjulio View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Campagnolo Hydraulic

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Road

Valbrona

26

2721

Fri Sep 30, 2016 11:28 pm

BRM View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider], corky, crux, Google [Bot], htc, jeffy, Sam, tomtom, Yahoo [Bot] and 36 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited